Storms make trees take deeper roots.
Why live an ordinary life, when you can live an extraordinary one.
Somewhere, something incredible is waiting to be known.
You see things; you say, 'Why?' But I dream things that never were; and I say 'Why not?
To myself I am only a child playing on the beach, while vast oceans of truth lie undiscovered before me.
Your talent determines what you can do. Your motivation determines how much you are willing to do. Your attitude determines how well you do it.
If you spend too much time thinking about a thing, you'll never get it done.
If the only tool you have is a hammer, you tend to see every problem as a nail.
United we stand; divided we fall.
No leader can be too far ahead of his followers.
The men who have succeeded are men who have chosen one line and stuck to it.
Great work requires great and persistent effort for a long time. … Character has to be established through a thousand stumbles.
One man with courage is a majority.
After climbing a great hill, one only finds that there are many more hills to climb.
The only way to make sense out of change is to plunge into it, move with it and join the dance.
Become a possibilitarian. No matter how dark things seem to be or actually are, raise your sights and see possibilities -- always see them, for they're always there.
Be yourself, let you come through.
One of the things I learned when I was negotiating was that until I changed myself, I could not change others.
Character isn't something you were born with and can't change, like your fingerprints. It's something you weren't born with and must take responsibility for forming.
Never stand begging for what one has the power to earn.
The present is theirs; the future, for which I really worked, is mine.