Man needs his difficulties because they are necessary to enjoy success.
The men who have succeeded are men who have chosen one line and stuck to it.
Our lives begin to end the day we become silent about things that matter.
I believe that every person is born with talent.
A man's work is nothing but this slow trek to rediscover, through the detours of art, those two or three great and simple images in whose presence his heart first opened.
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.
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.
Don't wish it were easier, wish you were better.
Be yourself, let you come through.
Great spirits have always encountered violent opposition from mediocre minds.
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.
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.
If you don't know, the thing to do is not to get scared, but to learn.
The people who were trying to make this world worse are not taking the day off. Why should I?
Do not look for approval except for the consciousness of doing your best.
Only in the darkness, you are able to see the stars.
We must have perserverence and above all confidence in ourselves. We must believe that we are gifted for something.
A pure hand needs no glove to cover 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.
You'll never do a whole lot unless you're brave enough to try.
Alone we can do so little; together we can do so much.