A gift, with a kind countenance, is a double present.
A healthy outside starts from the inside.
A man begins cutting his wisdom teeth the first time he bites off more than he can chew.
A man paints with his brains and not with his hands.
A man should never neglect his family for business.
A runner must run with dreams in his heart, not money in his pocket.
A sense of humor... is needed armor. Joy in one's heart and some laughter on one's lips is a sign that the person down deep has a pretty good grasp of life.
Adapt or perish, now as ever, is nature's inexorable imperative.
Age does not diminish the extreme disappointment of having a scoop of ice cream fall from the cone.
All that I know I learned after I was thirty.
Always vote for principle, though you may vote alone, and you may cherish the sweetest reflection that your vote is never lost.
An angry man opens his mouth and shuts his eyes.
Because things are the way they are, things will not stay the way they are.
Change before you have to.
Do you know what my favorite part of the game is? The opportunity to play.
Never think about what's at stake. If you start to think about who is going to win the championship, you've lost your focus.
Every charitable act is a stepping stone toward heaven.
Everyone chases after happiness, not noticing that happiness is right at their heels.
Faith is a knowledge within the heart, beyond the reach of proof.
Flowers are the sweetest things God ever made and forgot to put a soul into.
Go as far as you can see; When you get there, you'll be able to see farther.
He that is of the opinion money will do everything may well be suspected of doing everything for money.
History is a vast early warning system.
How often it is that the angry man rages denial of what his inner self is telling him.
I believe in the imagination. What I cannot see is infinitely more important than what I can see.
I can forgive, but I cannot forget, is only another way of saying, I will not forgive.
Surround yourself only with people who are going to lift you higher.
The business schools reward difficult complex behavior more than simple behavior, but simple behavior is more effective.
Leap and the net will appear.
Success is doing ordinary things extraordinarily well.
The thing about inventing is you have to be both stubborn and flexible, more or less simultaneously.
When you've got 10,000 people trying to do the same thing, why would you want to be number 10,001?.
I stand for freedom of expression, doing what you believe in, and going after your dreams.
I think everyone should go to college and get a degree and then spend six months as a bartender and six months as a cabdriver. Then they would really be educated.
A ruler should be slow to punish and swift to reward.
I've missed more than 9000 shots in my career. I've lost almost 300 games. I've failed over and over and over again in my life. And that is why I succeed.
In all things of nature there is something of the marvelous.
Nobody can bring you peace but yourself.
The release of atomic energy has not created a new problem. It has merely made more urgent the necessity of solving an existing one.
What is a weed? A plant whose virtues have never been discovered.
A banker is a fellow who lends you his umbrella when the sun is shining, but wants it back the minute it begins to rain.
All would live long, but none would be old.
Breathe. Let go. And remind yourself that this very moment is the only one you know you have for sure.
For the things we have to learn before we can do them, we learn by doing them.
Give all to love; obey thy heart.
I know not with what weapons World War III will be fought, but World War IV will be fought with sticks and stones.
If a man empties his purse into his head no one can take it away from him. An investment in knowledge always pays the best interest.
Our opinions do not really blossom into fruition until we have expressed them to someone else.
Quality is more important than quantity. One home run is much better than two doubles.
Search others for their virtues, thyself for thy vices.