When I'm good, I'm very good, but when I'm bad, I'm better.
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.
Find out who you are. And do it on purpose.
Change will not come if we wait for some other person, or if we wait for some other time. We are the ones we've been waiting for. We are the change that we seek.
One must maintain a little bittle of summer, even in the middle of winter.
It's what you learn after you know it all that counts.
Your pain is the breaking of the shell that encloses your understanding.
We are what we repeatedly do. Excellence, then, is not an act, but a habit.
Neither seek nor avoid, take what comes.
It's always too early to quit.
First they ignore you, then they ridicule you, then they fight you, and then you win.
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.
Be yourself; everyone else is already taken.
You have to make the rules, not follow them.
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.
A painter should begin every canvas with a wash of black, because all things in nature are dark except where exposed by the light.
There is only one corner of the universe you can be certain of improving, and that's your own self.
This is one small step for a man, one giant leap for mankind.
I seldom end up where I wanted to go, but almost always end up where I need to be.
You'll never get ahead of anyone as long as you try to get even with him.
The starting point of all achievement is desire. Keep this constantly in mind. Weak desires bring weak results, just as a small amount of fire makes a small amount of heat.