I am willing to go anywhere, anywhere, anywhere -- so long as it's forward.

The difficult is what takes a little time; the impossible is what takes a little longer.

I did not tell half of what I saw, for I knew I would not be believed.

I have never been lost, but I will admit to being confused for several weeks.

Remember that a government big enough to give you everything you want is also big enough to take away everything you have.

If we were logical, the future would be bleak, indeed. But we are more than logical. We are human beings, and we have faith, and we have hope, and we can work.

 image quote by David Livingstone

I will go anywhere as long is it is forward.

It is not the mountain we conquer, but ourselves.

You don't have to be a hero to accomplish great things---to compete. You can just be an ordinary chap, sufficiently motivated to reach challenging goals.

I will go anywwhere as long as it is forward

Progress is man's ability to complicate simplicity.

Getting through high school and college was one of my greatest achievements.

All you need for happiness is a good gun, a good horse, and a good wife.

 image quote by John Mason

You were born an original. Don't die a copy.

The dog lives for the day, the hour, even the moment.

It takes generosity to discover the whole through others. If you realize you are only a violin, you can open yourself up to the world by playing your role in the concert.

What is a scientist after all? It is a curious man looking through a keyhole, the keyhole of nature, trying to know what's going on.

Following the light of the sun, we left the Old World.

People protect what they love.

Difficulties are just things to overcome, after all.

 image quote by Christopher Columbus

You can never cross the ocean until you have the courage to lose sight of the shore.

Courage is action, not talk.

I think we all strive to push ourselves, to overcome our struggles.

And when we do, we get to know ourselves better.

I will place no value on anything I have or may possess except in relation to the kingdom of Christ.

I will go anywhere, provided it be forward.

It is notoriously true that the public mind is seriously agitated with apprehensions of negroes insurrections and that it is becoming more and more so.

A sea setting us upon the ice has brought us close to danger.

 image quote by John Mason

You were born an original. Don't die a copy !

Curiosity is natural to the soul of man and interesting objects have a powerful influence on our affections.

In camp was found a book, the first of the kind I had ever seen, in which I was made a great hero, slaying Indians by the hundreds.

When one man, for whatever reason, has the opportunity to lead an extraordinary life, he has no right to keep it to himself.

Superhuman effort isn't worth a damn unless it achieves results.

I do not think about being beautiful. What I devote most of my time to is being healthy.

I wanted to be a teacher, but I was a lousy student, one of the slowest readers.

It was a tremendous struggle. But I'm lucky I had some teachers who saw something in me.

 image quote by Roald Amundsen

If you have good thoughts they will shine out of your face like sunbeams and you will always look lovely.

Whosoever, in writing a modern history, shall follow truth too near the heels, it may happily strike out his teeth.

Be always sure your are right, then go ahead.

Fear God and work hard.

Not until, years later, I found my true interest in life did I discover that I could master a subject, no matter how difficult, if it helped me in what I wanted to do.

The longer we were in it, the smaller it seemed to get.

I demolish my bridges behind me - then there is no choice but forward.

 image quote by Edmund Hillary

It is not the mountain we conquer but ourselves

We forget that the water cycle and the life cycle are one.

I have always supported measures and principles and not men.

I would rather be beaten, and be a man, than to be elected and be a little puppy dog.

Ambition leads me not only farther than any other man has been before me, but as far as I think it possible for man to go.

Since we humans have the better brain, isn't it our responsibility to protect our fellow creatures from, oddly enough, ourselves?

We must plant the sea and herd its animals using the sea as farmers instead of hunters. That is what civilization is all about - farming replacing hunting.

From birth, man carries the weight of gravity on his shoulders.

He is bolted to earth. But man has only to sink beneath the surface and he is free.

Nothing earthly will make me give up my work in despair.

All that I am I owe to Jesus Christ, revealed to me in His divine Book.

Give wind and tide a chance to change.

The very basic core of a man's living spirit is his passion for adventure.

I came into the world at the right time.

In this eventful period the colony of New South Wales is already far advanced.

They might in the future more than ever before engage in hunting beavers.