The greatest thing in the world is to know how to belong to oneself.
Focus on where you want to go, not on what you fear.
If we want a free and peaceful world, if we want to make the deserts bloom and man grow to greater dignity as a human being-we can do it.
When obstacles arise, you change your direction to reach your goal; you do not change your decision to get there.
A man is but the product of his thoughts. What he thinks, he becomes.
I am always doing that which I can not do, in order that I may learn how to do it.
Don't fear failure. Not failure, but low aim, is the crime. In great attempts it is glorious even to fail.
Give yourself something to work toward - constantly.
Trust in dreams, for in them is hidden the gate to eternity.
Good thoughts bear good fruit, bad thoughts bear bad fruit.
Your success and happiness lies in you. Resolve to keep happy, and your joy and you shall form an invincible host against difficulties.
A man may die, nations may rise and fall, but an idea lives on.
Plan your work - work your plan. Lack of system produces that 'I'm swamped' feeling.
If we go down into ourselves, we find that we possess exactly what we desire.
Yesterday is gone. Tomorrow has not yet come. We have only today. Let us begin.
When you arise in the morning think of what a privilege it is to be alive, to think, to enjoy, to love ...
Repetition of the same thought or physical action develops into a habit which, repeated frequently enough, becomes an automatic reflex.
Courage is the most important of all the virtues, because without courage you can't practice any other virtue consistently. You can practice any virtue erratically, but nothing consistently without courage.
No one is free who has not obtained the empire of himself. No man is free who cannot command himself.
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...
Look up at the stars and not down at your feet. Try to make sense of what you see, and wonder about what makes the universe exist. Be curious.