The question isn't who is going to let me; it's who is going to stop me.
A lot of people have gone further than they thought they could because someone else thought they could
Faith is taking the first step even when you can't see the whole staircase.
Find out who you are and do it on purpose.
Accept whatever comes to you woven in the pattern of your destiny, for what could more aptly fit your needs?
There is no passion to be found playing small - in settling for a life that is less than the one you are capable of living.
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.
Victory is for those who can say 'Victory is mine'. Success is for those who can begin saying 'I will succeed' and say 'I have succeeded' in the end.
Perseverance is failing 19 times and succeeding the 20th.
Effort only fully releases its reward after a person refuses to quit.
Insanity is doing the same thing over and over again and expecting different results.
I discover myself on the verge of a usual mistake.
Nothing great was ever achieved without enthusiasm.
You have to make the rules, not follow them.
The people who were trying to make this world worse are not taking the day off. Why should I?
You can't build a reputation on what you are going to do.
Isn't it astonishing that all these secrets have been preserved for so many years just so we could discover them!
Courage is the thing. All goes if courage goes.
To succeed in your mission, you must have single-minded devotion to your goal.
I confess that in 1901 I said to my brother Orville that man would not fly for fifty years.
We have been called to heal wounds, to unite what has fallen apart, and to bring home those who have lost their way.