Don't complain about the snow on your neighbor's roof when your own doorstep is unclean.
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.
Don't let anyone tell you what you ought to like... Some wines that some experts think are absolutely exquisite don't appeal to me at all.
Life is entrusted to man as a treasure which must not be squandered, as a talent which must be used well.
We delight in the beauty of the butterfly, but rarely admit the changes it has gone through to achieve that beauty.
A man is but the product of his thoughts. What he thinks, he becomes.
We could all take a lesson from crayons: some are sharp, some are beautiful, some have weird names, and all are different colors, but they still learn to live in the same box...
Yelling at living things does tend to kill the spirit in them. Sticks and stones may break our bones, but words will break our hearts...
Trust in dreams, for in them is hidden the gate to eternity.
If my mind can conceive it, and my heart can believe it - then I can achieve it.
Faith is taking the first step even when you can't see the whole staircase.
However many holy words you read, however many you speak, what good will they do you if you do not act on upon them?
What's the world's greatest lie?... It's this: that at a certain point in our lives, we lose control of what's happening to us, and our lives become controlled by fate.
When all is said and done, more is said than done.
Whatever the mind of man can conceive and believe, it can achieve.
To give pleasure to a single heart by a single act is better than a thousand heads bowing in prayer.
Never let the future disturb you. You will meet it, if you have to, with the same weapons of reason which today arm you against the present.
It's what you learn after you know it all that counts.
People throw stones at you and you convert them into milestones.
Be miserable. Or motivate yourself. Whatever has to be done, it's always your choice.
What I stand for is what I stand on.