Today I shall behave, as if this is the day I will be remembered.
No one is free who has not obtained the empire of himself. No man is free who cannot command himself.
Drink moderately, for drunkenness neither keeps a secret nor observes a promise.
Things may come to those who wait but only the things left by those who hustle.
I trust that everything happens for a reason, even if we are not wise enough to see it.
Become a possibilitarian. No matter how dark things seem to be or actually are, raise your sights and see possibilities -- always see them, for they're always there.
When I was in college, I wanted to be involved in things that would change the world.
The great art of life is sensation, to feel that we exist, even in pain.
You are never too old to become younger!
Ability is what you're capable of doing. Motivation determines what you do. Attitude determines how well you do it.
People throw stones at you and you convert them into milestones.
You yourself, as much as anybody in the entire universe, deserve your love and affection.
Only those are fit to live who do not fear to die; and none are fit to die who have shrunk from the joy of life and the duty of life. Both life and death are parts of the same Great Adventure.
Be more concerned with your character than your reputation, because your character is what you really are, while your reputation is merely what others think you are.
Do not let it be your aim to be something, but to be someone.
If you think in terms of a year, plant a seed; if in terms of ten years, plant trees; if in terms of 100 years, teach the people.
They alone live, who live for others.
I don't think necessity is the mother of invention. Invention ... arises directly from idleness, possibly also from laziness. To save oneself trouble.
Sincerity and truth are the basis of every virtue.
Do not look for approval except for the consciousness of doing your best.
Learn from yesterday, live for today, hope for tomorrow.