Only those are fit to live who do not fear to die; and none are fit to die who have shrunk from the joy of life and the duty of life. Both life and death are parts of the same Great Adventure.
I am not bound to win, but I am bound to be true. I am not bound to succeed, but I am bound to live by the light that I have. I must stand with anybody that stands right, and stand with him while he is right, and part with him when he goes wrong.
Work gives you meaning and purpose and life is empty without it.
Waste no more time arguing about what a good man should be. Be one.
Out of your vulnerabilities will come your strength.
Everything I've ever done was out of fear of being mediocre.
I'd rather be an optimist and a fool than a pessimist and right.
To be a great champion you must believe you are the best. If youre not, pretend you are.
If you can't fly then run, if you can't run then walk, if you can't walk then crawl, but whatever you do you have to keep moving forward.
Your pain is the breaking of the shell that encloses your understanding.
The only way of discovering the limits of the possible is to venture a little way past them into the impossible.
Others have seen what is and asked why. I have seen what could be and asked why not.
Courage is the most important of all the virtues, because without courage you can't practice any other virtue consistently. You can practice any virtue erratically, but nothing consistently without courage.
You have to dream before your dreams can come true.
The world is the great gymnasium where we come to make ourselves strong.
Always remember you are braver than you believe, stronger than you seem, smarter than you think and twice as beautiful as youíve ever imagined.
I long to accomplish a great and noble task; but it is my chief duty to accomplish small tasks as if they were great and noble
You don't need a weather man to know which way the wind blows
I can never stand still. I must explore and experiment. I am never satisfied with my work. I resent the limitations of my own imagination.
When they say the sky's the limit to me that's really true
The best way to find yourself is to lose yourself in the service of others.