"Courage is what it takes to stand up and speak. Courage is also what it takes to sit down and listen."
"An appeaser is one who feeds a crocodile, hoping it will eat him last."
"I always avoid prophesying beforehand, because it is much better policy to prophesy after the event has taken place."
"Always bear in mind that your own resolution to succeed, is more important than any other one thing."
"Every day you may make progress. Every step may be fruitful. Yet there will stretch out before you an ever-lengthening, ever-ascending, ever-improving path. You know you will never get to the end of the journey. But this, so far from discouraging, only adds to the joy and glory of the climb."