If you are humble nothing will touch you, neither praise nor disgrace, because you know what you are.
Patience is bitter, but its fruit is sweet.
Great spirits have always encountered violent opposition from mediocre minds.
When everything seems to be going against you, remember that the airplane takes off against the wind, not with it ....
Imagination will often carry us to worlds that never were, but without it we go nowhere.
Find out who you are and do it on purpose.
The present is theirs; the future, for which I really worked, is mine.
Do not look for approval except for the consciousness of doing your best.
The number one problem that keeps people from winning in the United States today is lack of belief in themselves.
We are all in the gutter, but some of us are looking at the stars.
The man with no imagination has no wings.
People don't realize how a man's whole life can be changed by one book.
When I'm good, I'm very good, but when I'm bad, I'm better.
How wrong is it for a woman to expect the man to build the world she wants, rather than to create it herself?
Nothing great was ever achieved without enthusiasm.
I don't think necessity is the mother of invention. Invention ... arises directly from idleness, possibly also from laziness. To save oneself trouble.
You have to dream before your dreams can come true.
When you're at the end of your rope, tie a knot and hold on
It's always too early to quit.
You lose nothing when fighting for a cause ... In my mind the losers are those who don't have a cause they care about.
There is no greater agony than bearing an untold story inside you.