A lot of people have gone further than they thought they could because someone else thought they could
I am always doing what I cannot do yet, in order to learn how to do it.
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.
Let yourself be silently drawn by the stronger pull of what you really love.
You have brains in your head. You have feet in your shoes. You can steer yourself any direction you choose.
Any book that helps a child to form a habit of reading, to make reading one of his deep and continuing needs, is good for him.
When they say the sky's the limit to me that's really true
The great art of life is sensation, to feel that we exist, even in pain.
The expectations of life depend upon diligence; the mechanic that would perfect his work must first sharpen his tools.
Some people regard discipline as a chore. For me, it is a kind of order that sets me free to fly.
Give yourself something to work toward - constantly.
We have been called to heal wounds, to unite what has fallen apart, and to bring home those who have lost their way.
Everything I've ever done was out of fear of being mediocre.
Change your thoughts and you change your world.
I am always doing that which I can not do, in order that I may learn how to do it.
United we stand; divided we fall.
When we see men of a contrary character, we should turn inwards and examine ourselves.
Defeat is not defeat unless accepted as a reality-in your own mind.
One of the things I learned when I was negotiating was that until I changed myself, I could not change others.
My optimism wears heavy boots and is loud.
Look up at the stars and not down at your feet. Try to make sense of what you see, and wonder about what makes the universe exist. Be curious.