When we see men of a contrary character, we should turn inwards and examine ourselves.
If you think in terms of a year, plant a seed; if in terms of ten years, plant trees; if in terms of 100 years, teach the people.
Always do what you are afraid to do.
The deeds you do may be the only sermon some persons will hear today.
I would prefer even to fail with honor than win by cheating.
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.
I seldom end up where I wanted to go, but almost always end up where I need to be.
Whatever lifts the corners of your mouth, trust that.
It may have been in pieces, but I gave you the best of me.
People who are unable to motivate themselves must be content with mediocrity, no matter how impressive their other talents.
The power for creating a better future is contained in the present moment: You create a good future by creating a good present.
You can't live a perfect day until you do something for someone who will never be able to repay you.
To myself I am only a child playing on the beach, while vast oceans of truth lie undiscovered before me.
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.
The duty of youth is to challenge corruption.
What does not destroy me, makes me strong.
You see things; you say, 'Why?' But I dream things that never were; and I say 'Why not?
If you want creative workers, give them enough time to play.
If we go down into ourselves, we find that we possess exactly what we desire.
A lot of people have gone further than they thought they could because someone else thought they could
In essence, if we want to direct our lives, we must take control of our consistent actions. It's not what we do once in a while that shapes our lives, but what we do consistently.