When everything seems to be going against you, remember that the airplane takes off against the wind, not with it ....
The great secret of true success, of true happiness, is this: the man or woman who asks for no return, the perfectly unselfish person, is the most successful.
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 trust that everything happens for a reason, even if we are not wise enough to see it.
I may have had a lot of luck in my life, but I still need to find a challenge in the game.
Keep away from people who try to belittle your ambitions. Small people always do that, but the really great make you feel that you, too, can become great.
It's what you learn after you know it all that counts.
Life is like riding a bicycle. To keep your balance, you must keep moving.
Our patience will achieve more than our force.
I may not have gone where I intended to go, but I think I have ended up where I needed to be.
Laziness is nothing more than the habit of resting before you get tired.
The only way to make sense out of change is to plunge into it, move with it and join the dance.
They alone live, who live for others.
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 fact that the great scientist believed in flying machines was the one thing that encouraged us to begin our studies.
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.
Don't wish it were easier, wish you were better.
Life is 10 percent what happens to you and ninety percent how you respond to it.
Accept whatever comes to you woven in the pattern of your destiny, for what could more aptly fit your needs?
To myself I am only a child playing on the beach, while vast oceans of truth lie undiscovered before me.
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.