Opportunity is often difficult to recognize; we usually expect it to beckon us with beepers and billboards.
All growth, including political growth, is the result of risk-taking.
The opportunities take shape within the problems.
A man's judgment is best when he can forget himself and any reputation he may have acquired and can concentrate wholly on making the right decisions.
What would life be if we had no courage to attempt anything?
If you risk nothing, then you risk everything.
It's important that people should know what you stand for. It's equally important that they know what you won't stand for.
Life is always walking up to us and saying, "Come on in, the living's fine," and what do we do? Back off and take its picture.
If opportunity doesn't knock, build a door.
It is not because things are difficult that we do not dare; it is because we do not dare that they are difficult.