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.
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.
A man may die, nations may rise and fall, but an idea lives on.
Do not worry about holding high position; worry rather about playing your proper role.
We are all motivated by a keen desire for praise, and the better a man is, the more he is inspired by glory.
Every intention is a trigger for transformation.
Do not go where the path may lead, go instead where there is no path and leave a trail.
Employ your time in improving yourself by other men's writings so that you shall come easily by what others have labored hard for.
Once you learn to quit, it becomes a habit.
For a man who no longer has a homeland, writing becomes a place to live.
The desire to reach for the stars is ambitious. The desire to reach hearts is wise.
Don?t only practice your art, but force your way into its secrets, for it and knowledge can raise men to the divine.
Find out who you are and do it on purpose.
Pizza makes me think that anything is possible.
We must have perserverence and above all confidence in ourselves. We must believe that we are gifted for something.
Insanity is doing the same thing over and over again and expecting different results.
Diligence is the mother of good fortune. And idleness, its opposite, never brought a man to the goal of any of his best wishes.
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.
I'd rather be an optimist and a fool than a pessimist and right.
Alone we can do so little; together we can do so much.
After all is said and done, more is said than done.