There is no greater agony than bearing an untold story inside you.
Don't find fault, find a remedy; anybody can complain
My advice to other disabled people would be, concentrate on things your disability doesn't prevent you doing well, and don't regret the things it interferes with. Don't be disabled in spirit as well as physically.
We must have perserverence and above all confidence in ourselves. We must believe that we are gifted for something.
Only the wisest and stupidest of men never change.
Impossible is a word to be found only in the dictionary of fools.
You'll never get ahead of anyone as long as you try to get even with him.
For every man there exists a bait which he cannot resist swallowing.
Don't ever take a fence down until you know why it was put up.
It is better to light one small candle than to curse the darkness.
Great work requires great and persistent effort for a long time. … Character has to be established through a thousand stumbles.
Only when I fall do I get up again.
If you enter this world knowing you are loved and you leave this world knowing the same, then everything that happens in between can be dealt with.
You have to dream before your dreams can come true.
I may have had a lot of luck in my life, but I still need to find a challenge in the game.
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.
My mother said to me, 'If you are a soldier, you will become a general. If you are a monk, you will become the Pope.' Instead, I was a painter, and became Picasso.
It's not what you look at that matters, it's what you see.
Cultivate your curves - they may be dangerous but they won't be avoided.
For a man who no longer has a homeland, writing becomes a place to live.
Duty does not require any person to submit to the destruction of his personal ambitions and the right to live his own life in his own way.