The world is the great gymnasium where we come to make ourselves strong.
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.
Identify your problems but give your power and energy to solutions
If we command our wealth, we shall be rich and free. If our wealth commands us, we are poor indeed.
Courage is the thing. All goes if courage goes.
I hated every minute of training, but I said, 'Don't quit. Suffer now and live the rest of your life as a champion'.
A Penny Saved is a Penny Earned
You have to make the rules, not follow them.
You can't learn in school what the world is going to do next year.
I am the captain of my soul.
A thing worth having is a thing worth cheating for.
The greatest sin is to think yourself weak
Strength of mind rests in sobriety; for this keeps your reason unclouded by passion.
Anything that makes weak - physically, intellectually and spiritually, reject it as poison.
I invented my life by taking for granted that everything I did not like would have an opposite, which I would like.
Surround yourself only with people who are going to take you higher.
You'll never do a whole lot unless you're brave enough to try.
Learn from yesterday, live for today, hope for tomorrow.
There is no refuge from confession but suicide; and suicide is confession.
When you arise in the morning think of what a privilege it is to be alive, to think, to enjoy, to love ...
If you fell down yesterday, stand up today.