You'll never get ahead of anyone as long as you try to get even with him.
Out of your vulnerabilities will come your strength.
No matter what people tell you, words and ideas can change the world.
There is no passion to be found playing small - in settling for a life that is less than the one you are capable of living.
Faith is taking the first step even when you can't see the whole staircase.
Human dignity consists in the role we must play in our own perfection. Taking a role in our own self-completion is the highest expression of our creativity.
I don't know who my grandfather was; I'm much more concerned to know what his grandson will be.
Things may come to those who wait but only the things left by those who hustle.
A liar will not be believed even when he speaks the truth.
I dream my painting and I paint my dream.
You see things; you say, 'Why?' But I dream things that never were; and I say 'Why not?
You have to dream before your dreams can come true.
We are all motivated by a keen desire for praise, and the better a man is, the more he is inspired by glory.
We are what we repeatedly do. Excellence, then, is not an act, but a habit.
Whatever you are, be a good one.
All the darkness in the world cannot extinguish the light of a single candle.
The greatest sin is to think yourself weak
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.
They say Rome wasn't built in a day, but I wasn't on that particular job.
The real man smiles in trouble, gathers strength from distress, and grows brave by reflection.
We ask ourselves, who am I to be brilliant, gorgeous, handsome, talented and fabulous? Actually, who are you not to be?