You got to get it while you can.
I long to accomplish a great and noble task; but it is my chief duty to accomplish small tasks as if they were great and noble
You say I started out with practically nothing, but that isn't correct. We all start with all there is, it's how we use it that makes things possible.
Nothing is impossible, the word itself says 'I am possible'
Without ambition one starts nothing. Without work one finishes nothing. The prize will not be sent to you. You have to win it.
The limits of the possible can only be defined by going beyond them into the impossible.
Don't hit at all if it is honorably possible to avoid hitting; but never hit soft!
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.
Don't complain about the snow on your neighbor's roof when your own doorstep is unclean.
I confess that in 1901 I said to my brother Orville that man would not fly for fifty years.
I work hard, and I do good, and I'm going to enjoy myself. I'm not going to let you restrict me.
How wrong is it for a woman to expect the man to build the world she wants, rather than to create it herself?
The best way out is always through.
You're never as good as everyone tells you when you win, and you're never as bad as they say when you lose.
They say Rome wasn't built in a day, but I wasn't on that particular job.
I will never be by violence constrained to do anything.
This is one small step for a man, one giant leap for mankind.
You must never be fearful about what you are doing when it is right.
Though the road's been rocky it sure feels good to me.
Above all things, respect yourself.
When I give, I give myself.