We cannot direct the wind, but we can adjust the sails.
When we see men of a contrary character, we should turn inwards and examine ourselves.
Whatever you can do or dream you can, begin it. Boldness has genius, power and magic in it!
It's what you learn after you know it all that counts.
Anyone who stops learning is old, whether at twenty or eighty. Anyone who keeps learning stays young.
There is no refuge from confession but suicide; and suicide is confession.
They deem me mad because I will not sell my days for gold; and I deem them mad because they think my days have a price.
I think nature's imagination Is so much greater than man's, she's never going to let us relax.
To See a World in a Grain of Sand And a Heaven in a Wild Flower, Hold Infinity in the palm of your hand And Eternity in an hour.
We should not give up and we should not allow the problem to defeat us.
I work hard, and I do good, and I'm going to enjoy myself. I'm not going to let you restrict me.
United we stand; divided we fall.
Isn't it astonishing that all these secrets have been preserved for so many years just so we could discover them!
To give real service, you must add something which cannot be bought or measured with money.
You say I started out with practically nothing, but that isn't correct. We all start with all there is, it's how we use it that makes things possible.
Though the road's been rocky it sure feels good to me.
Yesterday is gone. Tomorrow has not yet come. We have only today. Let us begin.
We were a family who had come from nothing and now we had respect from French people of all sorts.
Character isn't something you were born with and can't change, like your fingerprints. It's something you weren't born with and must take responsibility for forming.
Dare to live the life you have dreamed for yourself. Go forward and make your dreams come true.
I can never stand still. I must explore and experiment. I am never satisfied with my work. I resent the limitations of my own imagination.