There is no greater agony than bearing an untold story inside you.
There is only one corner of the universe you can be certain of improving, and that's your own self.
Our lives begin to end the day we become silent about things that matter.
If you paint in your mind a picture of bright and happy expectations, you put yourself into a condition conducive to your goal.
Winners and losers aren't born, they are the products of how they think
Imagination is everything. It is the preview of life's coming attractions.
You'll never do a whole lot unless you're brave enough to try.
Do not pray for easy lives. Pray to be stronger men.
I don't think necessity is the mother of invention. Invention ... arises directly from idleness, possibly also from laziness. To save oneself trouble.
My dear friend, clear your mind of cant.
Strength of mind rests in sobriety; for this keeps your reason unclouded by passion.
Whatever lifts the corners of your mouth, trust that.
Don't fear failure. Not failure, but low aim, is the crime. In great attempts it is glorious even to fail.
Storms make trees take deeper roots.
For me, I'm focused on what I want to do. I know what I need to do to be a champion, so I'm working on it.
It's the possibility of having a dream come true that makes life interesting.
People don't realize how a man's whole life can be changed by one book.
The fact that the great scientist believed in flying machines was the one thing that encouraged us to begin our studies.
All wealth is the product of labor.
You can't live a perfect day until you do something for someone who will never be able to repay you.
Identify your problems but give your power and energy to solutions