If you're not prepared to be wrong, you'll never come up with anything original.
Great work requires great and persistent effort for a long time. … Character has to be established through a thousand stumbles.
Dare to be free, dare to go as far as your thought leads, and dare to carry that out in your life.
They say Rome wasn't built in a day, but I wasn't on that particular job.
Your pain is the breaking of the shell that encloses your understanding.
Duty does not require any person to submit to the destruction of his personal ambitions and the right to live his own life in his own way.
One of the things I learned when I was negotiating was that until I changed myself, I could not change others.
A man can't soar too high, when he flies with his own wings.
It is better to light one small candle than to curse the darkness.
I may have had a lot of luck in my life, but I still need to find a challenge in the game.
The greatest accomplishment is not in never falling, but in rising again after you fall.
I don't know who my grandfather was; I'm much more concerned to know what his grandson will be.
Never tell all you know-not even to the person you know best.
It is only when the mind is free from the old that it meets everything anew, and in that there is joy.
You are never too old to become younger!
Do not worry about holding high position; worry rather about playing your proper role.
People should pursue what they're passionate about. That will make them happier than pretty much anything else.
In a conflict between the heart and the brain, follow your heart.
I have always found that mercy bears richer fruits than strict justice.
The expectations of life depend upon diligence; the mechanic that would perfect his work must first sharpen his tools.
You don't need a weather man to know which way the wind blows