If we command our wealth, we shall be rich and free. If our wealth commands us, we are poor indeed.
Truth is like the sun. You can shut it out for a time, but it ain't goin' away.
The superior man thinks only of virtue; the common man thinks only of comfort.
Every nation has the right to demand proper treatment and no country should violate the territory of any other country.
Wanting to be someone else is a waste of who you are
If the little bit you have is nothing special in itself, at least find a way of saying it that is a little bit special.
Do not look for approval except for the consciousness of doing your best.
Life is like riding a bicycle. To keep your balance, you must keep moving.
If you want creative workers, give them enough time to play.
You can wish for things in the future to be different, but in this moment you have to accept things as they are.
Somewhere, something incredible is waiting to be known.
It's all to do with the training: you can do a lot if you're properly trained.
Hating people because of their color is wrong. And it doesn't matter which color does the hating. It's just plain wrong.
If we go down into ourselves, we find that we possess exactly what we desire.
The crisis of today is the joke of tomorrow.
Defeat is not defeat unless accepted as a reality-in your own mind.
If you treat an individual as he is, he will remain how he is. But if you treat him as if he were what he ought to be and could be, he will become what he ought to be and could be
I don't think necessity is the mother of invention. Invention ... arises directly from idleness, possibly also from laziness. To save oneself trouble.
It marks a big step in your development when you come to realize that other people can help you do a better job than you could do alone.
People throw stones at you and you convert them into milestones.