We delight in the beauty of the butterfly, but rarely admit the changes it has gone through to achieve that beauty.
Write it on your heart that every day is the best day in the year.
Knowing what's right doesn't mean much unless you do what's right.
I don't know who my grandfather was; I'm much more concerned to know what his grandson will be.
Victory is for those who can say 'Victory is mine'. Success is for those who can begin saying 'I will succeed' and say 'I have succeeded' in the end.
I dream my painting and I paint my dream.
I can never stand still. I must explore and experiment. I am never satisfied with my work. I resent the limitations of my own imagination.
He who is not courageous enough to take risks will accomplish nothing in life
The superior man thinks only of virtue; the common man thinks only of comfort.
Believe you can and you're halfway there.
In essence, if we want to direct our lives, we must take control of our consistent actions. It's not what we do once in a while that shapes our lives, but what we do consistently.
The greatest thing in the world is to know how to belong to oneself.
Don't find fault, find a remedy; anybody can complain
When you believe in a thing, believe in it all the way, implicitly and unquestionably.
We need never be ashamed of our tears.
Cultivate your curves - they may be dangerous but they won't be avoided.
Man needs his difficulties because they are necessary to enjoy success.
We should not give up and we should not allow the problem to defeat us.
I don't care what people think or say about me, I know who I am.
Patience is bitter, but its fruit is sweet.
The secret of genius is to carry the spirit of the child into old age, which means never losing your enthusiasm.