"To find a career to which you are adapted by nature, and then to work hard at it, is about as near to a formula for success and happiness as the world provides."
"There is a very important and fundamental relation between learning and personality development. The two interact in a "circular process." Thus, mastery of symbol systems (letters, words, numbers), reasoning, judging, problem-solving, acquiring and organizing information and all such intellectual functions are fed by and feed into varied aspects of the personality--feelings about oneself, identity, potential for relatedness, autonomy, creativity, and integration."
"I think everyone should experience defeat at least once during their career. You learn a lot from it."
"I've missed more than 9000 shots in my career. I've lost almost 300 games. 26 times, I've been trusted to take the game winning shot and missed. I've failed over and over and over again in my life. And that is why I succeed."
"The man of knowledge must be able not only to love his enemies but also to hate his friends."
"When you know better you do better."