If you would not be forgotten as soon as you are dead, either write something worth reading or do things worth writing.
Nothing in the world can take the place of Persistence. Talent will not; nothing is more common than unsuccessful men with talent. Genius will not; unrewarded genius is almost a proverb. Education will not; the world is full of educated derelicts. Persistence and determination alone are omnipotent. The slogan 'Press On' has solved and always will solve the problems of the human race.
You never know how strong you are until being strong is the only choice you have.
The truth is incontrovertible, malice may attack it, ignorance may deride it, but in the end; there it is.
Nothing gives one person so much advantage over another as to remain always cool and unruffled under all circumstances.
In all affairs, it’s a healthy thing now and then to hang a question mark on the things you have long taken for granted.
The temptation to quit will be greatest just before you are about to succeed.
If you can’t explain it simply, you don’t understand it well enough.
Life does not ask us what we want. It presents us with options.