What lies behind us and what lies before us are tiny matters compared to what lies within us.
A hero is no braver than an ordinary man, but he is brave five minutes longer.
Don't ever take a fence down until you know why it was put up.
You have to work hard to get to the top of your game. I think every writer has doubts! I still do all the time.
Truth can be stated in a thousand different ways, yet each one can be true.
Imperfection is beauty, madness is genius and it's better to be absolutely ridiculous than absolutely boring.
Do not pray for easy lives. Pray to be stronger men.
We are what our thoughts have made us; so take care about what you think. Words are secondary. Thoughts live; they travel far.
Do not be afraid. Do not be satisfied with mediocrity. Put out into the deep and let down your nets for a catch.
The duty of youth is to challenge corruption.
Instead of worrying about what people say of you, why not spend time trying to accomplish something they will admire
You shape your own destiny.
The best way to find yourself is to lose yourself in the service of others.
Pizza makes me think that anything is possible.
Go then if you must, but remember, no matter how foolish your deeds, those who love you will love you still.
March on. Do not tarry. To go forward is to move toward perfection. March on, and fear not the thorns, or the sharp stones on life's path.
The superior man thinks only of virtue; the common man thinks only of comfort.
The expectations of life depend upon diligence; the mechanic that would perfect his work must first sharpen his tools.
Argue not concerning God,re-examine all that you have been told at church or school or in any book, dismiss whatever insults your soul
There is a candle in your heart, ready to be kindled. There is a void in your soul, ready to be filled. You feel it, donít you?
It's what you learn after you know it all that counts.