When you believe in a thing, believe in it all the way, implicitly and unquestionably.
When it comes down to it, I let them think what they want. If they care enough to bother with what I do, then I'm already better than them.
We were a family who had come from nothing and now we had respect from French people of all sorts.
Failure is not our only punishment for laziness; there is also the success of others.
Find out who you are and do it on purpose.
If you want a thing done well, do it yourself.
For me, I'm focused on what I want to do. I know what I need to do to be a champion, so I'm working on it.
You're off to Great Places! Today is your day! Your mountain is waiting, So... get on your way!
You don't need a weather man to know which way the wind blows
The more you lose yourself in something bigger than yourself, the more energy you will have.
My dear friend, clear your mind of cant.
I confess that in 1901 I said to my brother Orville that man would not fly for fifty years.
Without ambition one starts nothing. Without work one finishes nothing. The prize will not be sent to you. You have to win it.
How long should you try? Until.
I want to know what passion is. I want to feel something strongly.
People who say it cannot be done should not interrupt those who are doing it.
If you can dream it, you can do it.
Character isn't something you were born with and can't change, like your fingerprints. It's something you weren't born with and must take responsibility for forming.
The one excellent thing that can be learned from a lion is that whatever a man intends doing should be done by him with a whole-hearted and strenuous effort.
Only in the darkness, you are able to see the stars.
When I'm good, I'm very good, but when I'm bad, I'm better.