They alone live, who live for others.
Never trust the advice of a man in difficulties.
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.
I believe that if you show people the problems and you show them the solutions they will be moved to act.
A superior man is modest in his speech, but exceeds in his actions.
Some people regard discipline as a chore. For me, it is a kind of order that sets me free to fly.
You're never as good as everyone tells you when you win, and you're never as bad as they say when you lose.
Effort only fully releases its reward after a person refuses to quit.
Courage is the thing. All goes if courage goes.
Get up, stand up, Stand up for your rights. Get up, stand up, Don't give up the fight.
My optimism wears heavy boots and is loud.
The man with no imagination has no wings.
Employ your time in improving yourself by other men's writings so that you shall come easily by what others have labored hard for.
You are not here merely to make a living. You are here in order to enable the world to live more amply, with greater vision, with a finer spirit of hope and achievement. You are here to enrich the world, and to impoverish yourself if you forget the errand.
The fishermen know that the sea is dangerous and the storm terrible, but they have never found these dangers sufficient reason for remaining ashore.
A long apprenticeship is the most logical way to success. The only alternative is overnight stardom, but I can't give you a formula for that.
You got to get it while you can.
People who are unable to motivate themselves must be content with mediocrity, no matter how impressive their other talents.
When written in Chinese, the word 'crisis' is composed of two characters. One represents danger, the other opportunity.
If you want a thing done well, do it yourself.
Too much sanity may be madness - and the maddest of all is to see life as it is and not as it should be.