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.
My mother said to me, 'If you are a soldier, you will become a general. If you are a monk, you will become the Pope.' Instead, I was a painter, and became Picasso.
Do not worry about holding high position; worry rather about playing your proper role.
A lot of people have gone further than they thought they could because someone else thought they could
I am the captain of my soul.
If you enter this world knowing you are loved and you leave this world knowing the same, then everything that happens in between can be dealt with.
A goal is not always meant to be reached, it often serves simply as something to aim at.
Always do what is right. It will gratify half of mankind and astound the other.
Don't let anyone tell you what you ought to like... Some wines that some experts think are absolutely exquisite don't appeal to me at all.
Change the way you look at things and the things you look at change.
There are no traffic jams on the extra mile.
People throw stones at you and you convert them into milestones.
It's the possibility of having a dream come true that makes life interesting.
If you can't fly then run, if you can't run then walk, if you can't walk then crawl, but whatever you do you have to keep moving forward.
The question isn't who is going to let me; it's who is going to stop me.
Whatever lifts the corners of your mouth, trust that.
I can never stand still. I must explore and experiment. I am never satisfied with my work. I resent the limitations of my own imagination.
The great secret of true success, of true happiness, is this: the man or woman who asks for no return, the perfectly unselfish person, is the most successful.
If you put off everything till you're sure of it, you'll never get anything done.
We should not give up and we should not allow the problem to defeat us.
Lend yourself to others, but give yourself to yourself.