Every youth owes it to himself and to the world to make the most possible out of the stuff that is in him...
It is those who have this imperative demand for the best in their natures, and who will accept nothing short of it, that holds the banners of progress, that set the standards, the ideals, for others.
Obstacles are like wild animals. They are cowards but they will bluff you if they can. If they see you are afraid of them... they are liable to spring upon you; but if you look them squarely in the eye, they will slink out of sight.
The size of your accomplishments, the quality of your achievement, will depend very largely on how big a man you see in yourself, what sort of image you get of your possible self, yourself at your best.
Opportunities? They are all around us... There is power lying latent everywhere waiting for the observant eye to discover it.
Whatever our creed, we feel that no good deed can by any possibility go unrewarded, no evil deed unpunished.
The waste of life occasioned by trying to do too many things at once is appalling.
The giants of the race have been men of concentration, who have struck sledge-hammer blows in one place until they have accomplished their purpose. The successful men of today are men of one overmastering idea, one unwavering aim, men of single and intense purpose.