"The first step toward success is taken when you refuse to be a captive of the environment in which you first find yourself."
"If you conquer your mind, you conquer the world."
"The key is to keep company only with people who uplift you, whose presence calls forth your best."
"Self-image sets the boundaries of individual accomplishment."
"Don't let what you cannot do interfere with what you can do."
"Always desire to learn something useful."
"Perseverance is not a long race; it is many short races one after the other."
"Perseverance is a great element of success. If you only knock long enough and loud enough at the gate, you are sure to wake up somebody."
"One person with a belief is equal to a force of ninety-nine who have only interests."
"It is not the horse that draws the cart, but the oats."