In essence, if we want to direct our lives, we must take control of our consistent actions. It's not what we do once in a while that shapes our lives, but what we do consistently.
Take things as they are. Punch when you have to punch. Kick when you have to kick.
People throw stones at you and you convert them into milestones.
This is one small step for a man, one giant leap for mankind.
How long should you try? Until.
After climbing a great hill, one only finds that there are many more hills to climb.
I hated every minute of training, but I said, 'Don't quit. Suffer now and live the rest of your life as a champion'.
Freedom and independence form my character.
It is only when the mind is free from the old that it meets everything anew, and in that there is joy.
Anyone who stops learning is old, whether at twenty or eighty. Anyone who keeps learning stays young.
United we stand; divided we fall.
For every man there exists a bait which he cannot resist swallowing.
Every intention is a trigger for transformation.
It's kind of fun to do the impossible.
The question isn't who is going to let me; it's who is going to stop me.
I am as bad as the worst, but, thank God, I am as good as the best.
Don't ever take a fence down until you know why it was put up.
I'm sorry I wrote you such a long letter; I didn't have time to write a short one.
The starting point of all achievement is desire.
Perseverance and spirit have done wonders in all ages.
There is only one corner of the universe you can be certain of improving, and that's your own self.