Failure is not our only punishment for laziness; there is also the success of others.
If we ever forget that we're one nation under God, then we will be one nation gone under.
Don't find fault, find a remedy; anybody can complain
Aim for the highest.
However many holy words you read, however many you speak, what good will they do you if you do not act on upon them?
I hated every minute of training, but I said, 'Don't quit. Suffer now and live the rest of your life as a champion'.
Let yourself be silently drawn by the stronger pull of what you really love.
It's kind of fun to do the impossible.
In life, you need either inspiration or desperation.
Anything that makes weak - physically, intellectually and spiritually, reject it as poison.
I know in my heart that man is good, that what is right will always eventually triumph, and there is purpose and worth to each and every life.
Never stand begging for what one has the power to earn.
You are never too old to become younger!
You yourself, as much as anybody in the entire universe, deserve your love and affection.
Champions aren't made in the gyms. Champions are made from something they have deep inside them - a desire, a dream, a vision.
If I find 10,000 ways something won't work, I haven't failed. I am not discouraged, because every wrong attempt discarded is another step forward.
You need a little bit of insanity to do great things.
There are only 3 colors, 10 digits, and 7 notes; its what we do with them that's important.
A bird doesn't sing because it has an answer, it sings because it has a song.
Dare to be free, dare to go as far as your thought leads, and dare to carry that out in your life.
First ask yourself: What is the worst that can happen? Then prepare to accept it. Then proceed to improve on the worst.