There are many ways of going forward, but only one way of standing still.
It is a terrible thing to look over your shoulder when you are trying to lead -- and find no one there.
If it fails, admit it frankly and try another. But above all, try something.
A nation that destroys its soils destroys itself. Forests are the lungs of our land, purifying the air and giving fresh strength to our people.
Do Something. If it works, do more of it. If it doesn't, do something else.
We, and all others who believe in freedom as deeply as we do, would rather die on our feet than live on our knees.
Never underestimate a man who overestimates himself.
We may not be able to prepare the future for our children, but we can at least prepare our children for the future.
Happiness lies in the joy of achievement and the thrill of creative effort.
Happiness is not in the mere possession of money; it lies in the joy of achievement, in the thrill of creative effort.
Last Update: 18 September 2020
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