A sudden dart when a little over a hundred feet from the end of the track, or a little over 120 feet from the point at which it rose into the air, ended the flight.
Truth is like the sun. You can shut it out for a time, but it ain't goin' away.
A lot of people have gone further than they thought they could because someone else thought they could
The starting point of all achievement is desire. Keep this constantly in mind. Weak desires bring weak results, just as a small amount of fire makes a small amount of heat.
We were a family who had come from nothing and now we had respect from French people of all sorts.
Great work requires great and persistent effort for a long time. … Character has to be established through a thousand stumbles.
Whatever the mind of man can conceive and believe, it can achieve.
When you believe in a thing, believe in it all the way, implicitly and unquestionably.
The person who takes no chances generally has to take whatever is left when others are through choosing.
Whenever a negative thought concerning your personal power comes to mind, deliberately voice a positive thought to cancel it out.
Only when I fall do I get up again.
Dare to live the life you have dreamed for yourself. Go forward and make your dreams come true.
You'll never do a whole lot unless you're brave enough to try.
To see me does not necessarily mean to see my face. To understand my thoughts is to have seen me.
Do not go where the path may lead, go instead where there is no path and leave a trail.
We cannot solve our problems with the same thinking we used when we created them.
If you can accept losing, you can't win.
I will take fate by the throat; it will never bend me completely to its will.
To attain the impossible, one must attempt the absurd.
Humans have come into being for the sake of each other, so either teach them, or learn to bear them.
Let yourself be silently drawn by the stronger pull of what you really love.