Never look back unless you are planning to go that way.
Accept whatever comes to you woven in the pattern of your destiny, for what could more aptly fit your needs?
To succeed in your mission, you must have single-minded devotion to your goal.
I long to accomplish a great and noble task; but it is my chief duty to accomplish small tasks as if they were great and noble
People should pursue what they're passionate about. That will make them happier than pretty much anything else.
Aim for the highest.
People often say that motivation doesn't last. Well, neither does bathing - that's why we recommend it daily.
Courage is the most important of all the virtues, because without courage you can't practice any other virtue consistently. You can practice any virtue erratically, but nothing consistently without courage.
My optimism wears heavy boots and is loud.
Do not look for approval except for the consciousness of doing your best.
We are all motivated by a keen desire for praise, and the better a man is, the more he is inspired by glory.
We were a family who had come from nothing and now we had respect from French people of all sorts.
You have brains in your head. You have feet in your shoes. You can steer yourself any direction you choose.
I just want to be able to play and make people feel good with what I do. When you're thinking that way, anything can happen. And, usually, what happens is good.
A man can't soar too high, when he flies with his own wings.
To See a World in a Grain of Sand And a Heaven in a Wild Flower, Hold Infinity in the palm of your hand And Eternity in an hour.
First they ignore you, then they ridicule you, then they fight you, and then you win.
Champions aren't made in the gyms. Champions are made from something they have deep inside them - a desire, a dream, a vision.
Status quo, you know, is Latin for 'the mess we're in'.
The three things that are most essential to achievement are common sense, hard work and stick-to-it-iv-nes
The people who were trying to make this world worse are not taking the day off. Why should I?