It's not the load that breaks you down, it's the way you carry it.
When every physical and mental resource is focused, one's power to solve a problem multiplies tremendously.
If you don't like something, change it. If you can't change it, change your attitude. Don't complain.
To be a great champion you must believe you are the best. If youre not, pretend you are.
Out of suffering have emerged the strongest souls; the most massive characters are seared with scars.
I have always found that mercy bears richer fruits than strict justice.
I confess that in 1901 I said to my brother Orville that man would not fly for fifty years.
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
Whether you think you can, or you think you can't - you're right.
If you think in terms of a year, plant a seed; if in terms of ten years, plant trees; if in terms of 100 years, teach the people.
When we see men of a contrary character, we should turn inwards and examine ourselves.
I not only use all the brains that I have, but all that I can borrow.
Years from now, after I'm gone, someone will listen to what I've done and know I was here. They may not know or care who I was, but they'll hear my guitars speaking for me.
I may have had a lot of luck in my life, but I still need to find a challenge in the game.
To give real service, you must add something which cannot be bought or measured with money.
I seldom end up where I wanted to go, but almost always end up where I need to be.
The best way out is always through.
Faith is taking the first step even when you can't see the whole staircase.
Laziness is nothing more than the habit of resting before you get tired.
I'm not telling you it's going to be easy - I'm telling you it's going to be worth it.
Duty does not require any person to submit to the destruction of his personal ambitions and the right to live his own life in his own way.