You gain strength, courage and confidence by every experience in which you stop to look fear in the face.
even your child’s. The influence you exert is through your own life, and what you’ve become yourself.
The only things one can admire at length are those one admires without knowing why.
Hate and force cannot be in just a part of the world without having an effect on the rest of it.
What you don’t do can be a destructive force.
Life must be lived and curiosity kept alive. One must never, for whatever reason, turn his back on life.
Only a man’s character is the real criterion of worth.
Friendship with ones self is all important, because without it one cannot be friends with anyone else in the world.
It is not fair to ask of others what you are not willing to do yourself.
People grow through experience if they meet life honestly and courageously. This is how character is built.
You must do the things you think you cannot do.
Great minds discuss ideas; average minds discuss events; small minds discuss people.
The future belongs to those who believe in the beauty of their dreams.