Success is a journey, not a destination.
Trust has to be earned, and should come only after the passage of time.
I have always drawn strength from being close to home.
I have tried to keep on with my striving because this is the only hope I have of ever achieving anything worthwhile and lasting.
I keep sailing on in this middle passage. I am sailing into the wind and the dark. But I am doing my best to keep my boat steady and my sails full.
If I were to say, ‘God, why me?’ about the bad things, then I should have said, ‘God, why me?’ about the good things that happened in my life.
One important key to success is self-confidence. An important key to self-confidence is preparation.
The ideal attitude is to be physically loose and mentally tight.
There is a syndrome in sports called ‘paralysis by analysis.’
We must believe in the power of education. We must respect just laws. We must love ourselves, our old and or young, our women as well as our men.
We must reach out our hand in friendship and dignity both to those who would befriend us and those who would be our enemy.
When we were together, I loved you deeply and you gave me so much happiness I can never repay you.
You learn about equality in history and civics, but you find out life is not really like that.