Louis Zamperini Quotes

Why should I know Louis Zamperini?

Louis Silvie Zamperini was an American World War II veteran, a Christian evangelist and an Olympic distance runner, best known for being a Japanese prisoner of war survivor.

Born January 26, 1917
Died July 02, 2014

Best 12 Quotes by Louis Zamperini

“I think the hardest thing in life is to forgive. Hate is self destructive. If you hate somebody, you're not hurting the person you hate, you're hurting yourself. It's a healing, actually, it's a real healing... forgiveness.”

Louis Zamperini

“One moment of pain is worth a lifetime of glory.”

Louis Zamperini

Devil at My Heels Quotes

“All I want to tell young people is that you're not going to be anything in life unless you learn to commit to a goal. You have to reach deep within yourself to see if you are willing to make the sacrifices.”

Louis Zamperini
Devil at My Heels

“I just knew that no matter how bad the pain, I had to keep going.”

Louis Zamperini
Devil at My Heels

“I was raised to face any challenge.”

Louis Zamperini
Devil at My Heels

“The best way to meet any challenge is to be prepared for it.”

Louis Zamperini
Devil at My Heels

“The mind is a crucial line of defense against adversity.”

Louis Zamperini
Devil at My Heels

“The one who forgives never brings up the past to that person's face. When you forgive, it's like it never happened. True forgiveness is complete and total.”

Louis Zamperini
Devil at My Heels

“To live, a man needs food, water, and a sharp mind.”

Louis Zamperini
Devil at My Heels

“To whom much has been given, much is expected.”

Louis Zamperini
Devil at My Heels

“What I’ve learned is that the more you help people, the longer you live. The good feelings are a healing process.”

Louis Zamperini
Devil at My Heels

“You should make your life count right up to the last minute.”

Louis Zamperini
Devil at My Heels