After all is said and done, more is said than done.
We cannot do everything at once, but we can do something at once.
You'll never get ahead of anyone as long as you try to get even with him.
Others have seen what is and asked why. I have seen what could be and asked why not.
Look up at the stars and not down at your feet. Try to make sense of what you see, and wonder about what makes the universe exist. Be curious.
It is greed to do all the talking but not to want to listen at all.
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.
You can't live a perfect day until you do something for someone who will never be able to repay you.
However difficult life may seem, there is always something you can do and succeed at.
This is one small step for a man, one giant leap for mankind.
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.
The duty of youth is to challenge corruption.
A man's work is nothing but this slow trek to rediscover, through the detours of art, those two or three great and simple images in whose presence his heart first opened.
Out of suffering have emerged the strongest souls; the most massive characters are seared with scars.
When you're at the end of your rope, tie a knot and hold on
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.
The expectations of life depend upon diligence; the mechanic that would perfect his work must first sharpen his tools.
Whatever you are, be a good one.
Lack of direction, not lack of time, is the problem. We all have twenty-four hour days.
Don't hit at all if it is honorably possible to avoid hitting; but never hit soft!
There is no refuge from confession but suicide; and suicide is confession.