You can chain me, you can torture me, you can even destroy this body, but you will never imprison my mind.
Only those are fit to live who do not fear to die; and none are fit to die who have shrunk from the joy of life and the duty of life. Both life and death are parts of the same Great Adventure.
Strength of mind rests in sobriety; for this keeps your reason unclouded by passion.
Do not let it be your aim to be something, but to be someone.
Find out who you are. And do it on purpose.
It is our choices...that show what we truly are, far more than our abilities.
Stand up to your obstacles and do something about them. You will find that they haven't half the strength you think they have.
Impossible is a word to be found only in the dictionary of fools.
Your pain is the breaking of the shell that encloses your understanding.
All wealth is the product of labor.
You lose nothing when fighting for a cause ... In my mind the losers are those who don't have a cause they care about.
The way I see it, if you want the rainbow, you gotta put up with the rain.
Don't find fault, find a remedy; anybody can complain
Once you have tasted flight, you will forever walk the earth with your eyes turned skyward, for there you have been, and there you will always long to return.
When we see men of a contrary character, we should turn inwards and examine ourselves.
To see me does not necessarily mean to see my face. To understand my thoughts is to have seen me.
You have to dream before your dreams can come true.
The deeds you do may be the only sermon some persons will hear today.
I do not care so much what I am to others as I care what I am to myself.
For every dark night, there's a brighter day
Freedom and independence form my character.