If you enter this world knowing you are loved and you leave this world knowing the same, then everything that happens in between can be dealt with.
Human dignity consists in the role we must play in our own perfection. Taking a role in our own self-completion is the highest expression of our creativity.
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
The starting point of all achievement is desire. Keep this constantly in mind. Weak desires bring weak results, just as a small amount of fire makes a small amount of heat.
A bird doesn't sing because it has an answer, it sings because it has a song.
Life isn't about finding yourself. Life is about creating yourself.
It's the little details that are vital. Little things make big things happen.
If you get up in the morning and think the future is going to be better, it is a bright day. Otherwise, it's not.
The fishermen know that the sea is dangerous and the storm terrible, but they have never found these dangers sufficient reason for remaining ashore.
However many holy words you read, however many you speak, what good will they do you if you do not act on upon them?
The great secret of true success, of true happiness, is this: the man or woman who asks for no return, the perfectly unselfish person, is the most successful.
If you don't like the road you're walking, start paving another one.
Ability is what you're capable of doing. Motivation determines what you do. Attitude determines how well you do it.
Learn from yesterday, live for today, hope for tomorrow.
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.
The desire to reach for the stars is ambitious. The desire to reach hearts is wise.
The time is always right to do the right thing
Don't get set into one form, adapt it and build your own, and let it grow, be like water.
No leader can be too far ahead of his followers.
Courage is the thing. All goes if courage goes.
I would prefer even to fail with honor than win by cheating.