Once you have tasted flight, you will forever walk the earth with your eyes turned skyward, for there you have been, and there you will always long to return.
No matter what people tell you, words and ideas can change the world.
People don't realize how a man's whole life can be changed by one book.
A pure hand needs no glove to cover it.
Don't just read the easy stuff. You may be entertained by it, but you will never grow from it.
Out of suffering have emerged the strongest souls; the most massive characters are seared with scars.
The one excellent thing that can be learned from a lion is that whatever a man intends doing should be done by him with a whole-hearted and strenuous effort.
People die from typewriters falling on their heads.
I believe that every person is born with talent.
If you want a thing done well, do it yourself.
Every problem is a gift - without problems we would not grow.
There is no passion to be found playing small - in settling for a life that is less than the one you are capable of living.
I work hard, and I do good, and I'm going to enjoy myself. I'm not going to let you restrict me.
The only way of discovering the limits of the possible is to venture a little way past them into the impossible.
We travel. Some of us forever. To seek other states, other lives, other souls.
I do not want to die rusting, I prefer to burn out.
In a conflict between the heart and the brain, follow your heart.
If we ever forget that we're one nation under God, then we will be one nation gone under.
Believe you can and you're halfway there.
Diligence is the mother of good fortune. And idleness, its opposite, never brought a man to the goal of any of his best wishes.