Climbing to the top demands strength, whether it is to the top of Mount Everest or to the top of your career.
I don't think necessity is the mother of invention. Invention ... arises directly from idleness, possibly also from laziness. To save oneself trouble.
Though the road's been rocky it sure feels good to me.
Once you learn to quit, it becomes a habit.
There is no refuge from confession but suicide; and suicide is confession.
Find out who you are and do it on purpose.
In life, you need either inspiration or desperation.
Question with boldness even the existence of God; because, if there be one, he must more approve of the homage of reason than that of blindfolded fear.
In winter, I plot and plan. In spring, I move.
We all have possibilities we don't know about. We can do things we don't even dream we can do.
It is greed to do all the talking but not to want to listen at all.
Great things are not done by impulse, but by a series of small things brought together.
Sincerity and truth are the basis of every virtue.
Happiness depends more on the inward disposition of mind than on outward circumstances.
If you spend too much time thinking about a thing, you'll never get it done.
Never trust the advice of a man in difficulties.
We ask ourselves, who am I to be brilliant, gorgeous, handsome, talented and fabulous? Actually, who are you not to be?
One person with a belief is equal to a force of ninety-nine who have only interests.
We need never be ashamed of our tears.
There is only one corner of the universe you can be certain of improving, and that's your own self.
Go on with what your heart tells you, or you will lose all.