If we want a free and peaceful world, if we want to make the deserts bloom and man grow to greater dignity as a human being-we can do it.
People die from typewriters falling on their heads.
It is better to light one small candle than to curse the darkness.
Any book that helps a child to form a habit of reading, to make reading one of his deep and continuing needs, is good for him.
Winning isn't everything but wanting to win is.
There is no refuge from confession but suicide; and suicide is confession.
Don't fear failure. Not failure, but low aim, is the crime. In great attempts it is glorious even to fail.
Waste no more time arguing about what a good man should be. Be one.
A man's work is nothing but this slow trek to rediscover, through the detours of art, those two or three great and simple images in whose presence his heart first opened.
It's kind of fun to do the impossible.
People are capable, at any time in their lives, of doing what they dream of.
A sudden dart when a little over a hundred feet from the end of the track, or a little over 120 feet from the point at which it rose into the air, ended the flight.
We cannot do everything at once, but we can do something at once.
The superior man thinks only of virtue; the common man thinks only of comfort.
The past cannot be changed. The future is yet in your power.
Whatever you can do or dream you can, begin it. Boldness has genius, power and magic in it!
The biggest adventure you can ever take is to live the life of your dreams.
A lot of legends, a lot of people, have come before me. But this is my time.
First ask yourself: What is the worst that can happen? Then prepare to accept it. Then proceed to improve on the worst.
The expectations of life depend upon diligence; the mechanic that would perfect his work must first sharpen his tools.
You're off to Great Places! Today is your day! Your mountain is waiting, So... get on your way!