The fishermen know that the sea is dangerous and the storm terrible, but they have never found these dangers sufficient reason for remaining ashore.
A hero is no braver than an ordinary man, but he is brave five minutes longer.
If you don't like the road you're walking, start paving another one.
The deeds you do may be the only sermon some persons will hear today.
We all have possibilities we don't know about. We can do things we don't even dream we can do.
The people who were trying to make this world worse are not taking the day off. Why should I?
Listen to many, speak to a few.
I work hard, and I do good, and I'm going to enjoy myself. I'm not going to let you restrict me.
The secret to creativity is knowing how to hide your sources.
The way to become rich is to put all your eggs in one basket and then watch that basket.
For every dark night, there's a brighter day
No one is free who has not obtained the empire of himself. No man is free who cannot command himself.
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.
I would prefer even to fail with honor than win by cheating.
They alone live, who live for others.
Failure is not our only punishment for laziness; there is also the success of others.
Don't stop chasing your dreams, because dreams do come true.
The only way of discovering the limits of the possible is to venture a little way past them into the impossible.
Without ambition one starts nothing. Without work one finishes nothing. The prize will not be sent to you. You have to win it.
Trust in dreams, for in them is hidden the gate to eternity.
The man with no imagination has no wings.