"I think you can learn from history."
"Our greatest glory is not in never falling, but in rising every time we fall."Chuck Norris on Confucius
"The dogmas of the quiet past are inadequate to the stormy present. The occasion is piled high with difficulty, and we must rise with the occasion. As our case is new, so we must think anew and act anew."Chuck Norris on Abraham Lincoln
"A small body of determined spirits fired by an unquenchable faith in their mission can alter the course of history."Chuck Norris on Mahatma Gandhi
"The test of our progress is not whether we add more to the abundance of those who have much it is whether we provide enough for those who have little."Chuck Norris on Franklin D. Roosevelt
"I like the dreams of the future better than the history of the past."Chuck Norris on Thomas Jefferson
"In America the schools have become too permissive, the kids now are controlling the schools, the tail is wagging the dog. We've got to make a change there and get it back to where the teachers have control of the classrooms."
"People need to realise what real happiness and success is, because success as an actor is fleeting. You can be up there one day and gone the next."
"Men are like steel. When they lose their temper, they lose their worth."
"A lot of times people look at the negative side of what they feel they can't do. I always look on the positive side of what I can do."
"When I got into the film business, my aim was to adopt a positive persona, of a guy who fights against injustice. And it saved me, because my acting was atrocious to say the least!"