My heroes are the ones who survived doing it wrong, who made mistakes, but recovered from them.
People often say that motivation doesn't last. Well, neither does bathing - that's why we recommend it daily.
My dear friend, clear your mind of cant.
We could all take a lesson from crayons: some are sharp, some are beautiful, some have weird names, and all are different colors, but they still learn to live in the same box...
The unexamined life is not worth living.
I am always doing that which I can not do, in order that I may learn how to do it.
The secret of genius is to carry the spirit of the child into old age, which means never losing your enthusiasm.
You'll never do a whole lot unless you're brave enough to try.
Faith is taking the first step even when you can't see the whole staircase.
Everything you want is out there waiting for you to ask. Everything you want also wants you. But you have to take action to get it.
You are not here merely to make a living. You are here in order to enable the world to live more amply, with greater vision, with a finer spirit of hope and achievement. You are here to enrich the world, and to impoverish yourself if you forget the errand.
When you're curious, you find lots of interesting things to do.
The more you lose yourself in something bigger than yourself, the more energy you will have.
The world is the great gymnasium where we come to make ourselves strong.
Victory is for those who can say 'Victory is mine'. Success is for those who can begin saying 'I will succeed' and say 'I have succeeded' in the end.
You get in life what you have the courage to ask for.
Don't stop chasing your dreams, because dreams do come true.
Everything I've ever done was out of fear of being mediocre.
Do what you can, with what you have, where you are.
It's not what you look at that matters, it's what you see.
Any book that helps a child to form a habit of reading, to make reading one of his deep and continuing needs, is good for him.