Every problem has in it the seeds of its own solution. If you don't have any problems, you don't get any seeds.
You'll never do a whole lot unless you're brave enough to try.
It's not what you look at that matters, it's what you see.
You have power over your mind - not outside events. Realize this, and you will find strength.
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.
Winning isn't everything but wanting to win is.
Freedom from the desire for an answer is essential to the understanding of a problem.
You're never as good as everyone tells you when you win, and you're never as bad as they say when you lose.
Victory is for those who can say 'Victory is mine'. Success is for those who can begin saying 'I will succeed' and say 'I have succeeded' in the end.
I have a dream that one day little black boys and girls will be holding hands with little white boys and girls.
If I find 10,000 ways something won't work, I haven't failed. I am not discouraged, because every wrong attempt discarded is another step forward.
The way to become rich is to put all your eggs in one basket and then watch that basket.
Too much sanity may be madness - and the maddest of all is to see life as it is and not as it should be.
Some people regard discipline as a chore. For me, it is a kind of order that sets me free to fly.
Don't complain about the snow on your neighbor's roof when your own doorstep is unclean.
Stop acting so small. You are the universe in ecstatic motion.
Everything you want is out there waiting for you to ask. Everything you want also wants you. But you have to take action to get it.
We are what we repeatedly do. Excellence, then, is not an act, but a habit.
We are what our thoughts have made us; so take care about what you think. Words are secondary. Thoughts live; they travel far.
Laziness is nothing more than the habit of resting before you get tired.
My optimism wears heavy boots and is loud.