No leader can be too far ahead of his followers.
Freedom and independence form my character.
I may not have gone where I intended to go, but I think I have ended up where I needed to be.
One of the things I learned when I was negotiating was that until I changed myself, I could not change others.
If you can accept losing, you can't win.
Listen to many, speak to a few.
Question with boldness even the existence of God; because, if there be one, he must more approve of the homage of reason than that of blindfolded fear.
All the darkness in the world cannot extinguish the light of a single candle.
People throw stones at you and you convert them into milestones.
Dare to be free, dare to go as far as your thought leads, and dare to carry that out in your life.
Never look back unless you are planning to go that way.
Sovereignty is not given, it is taken.
Pizza makes me think that anything is possible.
We are what we repeatedly do. Excellence, then, is not an act, but a habit.
For a man who no longer has a homeland, writing becomes a place to live.
The men who have succeeded are men who have chosen one line and stuck to it.
You get in life what you have the courage to ask for.
Go then if you must, but remember, no matter how foolish your deeds, those who love you will love you still.
They say Rome wasn't built in a day, but I wasn't on that particular job.
When everything seems to be going against you, remember that the airplane takes off against the wind, not with it ....