I am not what happened to me, I am what I choose to become.
The first rule is to keep an untroubled spirit. The second is to look things in the face and know them for what they are.
Imperfection is beauty, madness is genius and it's better to be absolutely ridiculous than absolutely boring.
Listen to many, speak to a few.
This is one small step for a man, one giant leap for mankind.
My optimism wears heavy boots and is loud.
Diligence is the mother of good fortune. And idleness, its opposite, never brought a man to the goal of any of his best wishes.
A pure hand needs no glove to cover it.
I'll try anything once, twice if I like it, three times to make sure.
Never tell all you know-not even to the person you know best.
If you can dream it, you can do it. Always remember that this whole thing was started with a dream and a mouse.
I invented my life by taking for granted that everything I did not like would have an opposite, which I would like.
Out of suffering have emerged the strongest souls; the most massive characters are seared with scars.
If you spend too much time thinking about a thing, you'll never get it done.
You yourself, as much as anybody in the entire universe, deserve your love and affection.
Life is entrusted to man as a treasure which must not be squandered, as a talent which must be used well.
The present is theirs; the future, for which I really worked, is mine.
I donít think we are going to become extinct. We are very clever and very resourceful.
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.
Somewhere, something incredible is waiting to be known.
The crisis of today is the joke of tomorrow.