Great things are not done by impulse, but by a series of small things brought together.
Too much sanity may be madness - and the maddest of all is to see life as it is and not as it should be.
Determine never to be idle. No person will have occasion to complain of the want of time, who never loses any. It is wonderful how much may be done, if we are always doing.
Freedom and independence form my character.
To give pleasure to a single heart by a single act is better than a thousand heads bowing in prayer.
All the darkness in the world cannot extinguish the light of a single candle.
I will never be by violence constrained to do anything.
You can wish for things in the future to be different, but in this moment you have to accept things as they are.
Scar tissue is stronger than regular tissue. Realize the strength, move on.
Don't stop chasing your dreams, because dreams do come true.
The greatest sin is to think yourself weak
It's not what you look at that matters, it's what you see.
There is nothing in a caterpillar that tells you it's going to be a butterfly.
To be yourself in a world that is constantly trying to make you something else is the greatest accomplishment.
A man may die, nations may rise and fall, but an idea lives on.
The best way to find yourself is to lose yourself in the service of others.
Our greatest glory is not in never falling but in rising every time we fall.
When we see men of a contrary character, we should turn inwards and examine ourselves.
People don't realize how a man's whole life can be changed by one book.
A painter should begin every canvas with a wash of black, because all things in nature are dark except where exposed by the light.
Argue not concerning God,re-examine all that you have been told at church or school or in any book, dismiss whatever insults your soul