The secret of genius is to carry the spirit of the child into old age, which means never losing your enthusiasm.
To give pleasure to a single heart by a single act is better than a thousand heads bowing in prayer.
When everything seems to be going against you, remember that the airplane takes off against the wind, not with it ....
You can't live a perfect day until you do something for someone who will never be able to repay you.
Gratitude is an illness suffered by dogs.
All wealth is the product of labor.
Keep your face always toward the sunshine - and shadows will fall behind you.
The deeds you do may be the only sermon some persons will hear today.
Nobody can hurt me without my permission.
We were a family who had come from nothing and now we had respect from French people of all sorts.
We all have possibilities we don't know about. We can do things we don't even dream we can do.
Happiness depends more on the inward disposition of mind than on outward circumstances.
I have always found that mercy bears richer fruits than strict justice.
Whenever a negative thought concerning your personal power comes to mind, deliberately voice a positive thought to cancel it out.
Surround yourself only with people who are going to take you higher.
Don't ever take a fence down until you know why it was put up.
Freedom from the desire for an answer is essential to the understanding of a problem.
Truth is like the sun. You can shut it out for a time, but it ain't goin' away.
You don't need a weather man to know which way the wind blows
For a man who no longer has a homeland, writing becomes a place to live.
We travel. Some of us forever. To seek other states, other lives, other souls.