Whenever a negative thought concerning your personal power comes to mind, deliberately voice a positive thought to cancel it out.
Duty does not require any person to submit to the destruction of his personal ambitions and the right to live his own life in his own way.
Perseverance and spirit have done wonders in all ages.
For me, I'm focused on what I want to do. I know what I need to do to be a champion, so I'm working on it.
The desire to reach for the stars is ambitious. The desire to reach hearts is wise.
The power for creating a better future is contained in the present moment: You create a good future by creating a good present.
The person who takes no chances generally has to take whatever is left when others are through choosing.
For every dark night, there's a brighter day
There is nothing in a caterpillar that tells you it's going to be a butterfly.
This is one small step for a man, one giant leap for mankind.
Too much sanity may be madness - and the maddest of all is to see life as it is and not as it should be.
What lies behind us and what lies before us are tiny matters compared to what lies within us.
Pizza makes me think that anything is possible.
What's the world's greatest lie?... It's this: that at a certain point in our lives, we lose control of what's happening to us, and our lives become controlled by fate.
I am not what happened to me, I am what I choose to become.
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.
The past cannot be changed. The future is yet in your power.
We are all motivated by a keen desire for praise, and the better a man is, the more he is inspired by glory.
Keep away from people who try to belittle your ambitions. Small people always do that, but the really great make you feel that you, too, can become great.
You'll never do a whole lot unless you're brave enough to try.
Self-confidence is the first requisite to great undertakings.