People don't realize how a man's whole life can be changed by one book.
Strength of mind rests in sobriety; for this keeps your reason unclouded by passion.
If you want a thing done well, do it yourself.
Don't hit at all if it is honorably possible to avoid hitting; but never hit soft!
Do not pray for easy lives. Pray to be stronger men.
I trust that everything happens for a reason, even if we are not wise enough to see it.
It's not the load that breaks you down, it's the way you carry it.
The crisis of today is the joke of tomorrow.
If we command our wealth, we shall be rich and free. If our wealth commands us, we are poor indeed.
Live as if you were to die tomorrow. Learn as if you were to live forever.
To succeed in your mission, you must have single-minded devotion to your goal.
You are never too old to become younger!
I have always found that mercy bears richer fruits than strict justice.
My optimism wears heavy boots and is loud.
When I give, I give myself.
Motivation is what gets you started. Habit is what keeps you going.
Believe you can and you're halfway there.
Sincerity and truth are the basis of every virtue.
Cultivate your curves - they may be dangerous but they won't be avoided.
If you don't know, the thing to do is not to get scared, but to learn.
Give yourself something to work toward - constantly.