Great spirits have always encountered violent opposition from mediocre minds.
When I'm good, I'm very good, but when I'm bad, I'm better.
The secret of genius is to carry the spirit of the child into old age, which means never losing your enthusiasm.
Ask for what you want and be prepared to get it!
Some people feel the rain. Others just get wet.
Nothing is impossible, the word itself says 'I am possible'
Only those are fit to live who do not fear to die; and none are fit to die who have shrunk from the joy of life and the duty of life. Both life and death are parts of the same Great Adventure.
If you are humble nothing will touch you, neither praise nor disgrace, because you know what you are.
Whether you think you can, or you think you can't - you're right.
You say I started out with practically nothing, but that isn't correct. We all start with all there is, it's how we use it that makes things possible.
In a day, when you don't come across any problems - you can be sure that you are travelling in a wrong path.
If you're not prepared to be wrong, you'll never come up with anything original.
It always seems impossible until it's done.
Trust in dreams, for in them is hidden the gate to eternity.
We cannot direct the wind, but we can adjust the sails.
Our lives begin to end the day we become silent about things that matter.
To give pleasure to a single heart by a single act is better than a thousand heads bowing in prayer.
Character isn't something you were born with and can't change, like your fingerprints. It's something you weren't born with and must take responsibility for forming.
Sincerity and truth are the basis of every virtue.
They say Rome wasn't built in a day, but I wasn't on that particular job.
Don't hit at all if it is honorably possible to avoid hitting; but never hit soft!