We cannot do everything at once, but we can do something at once.
The question isn't who is going to let me; it's who is going to stop me.
You have to make the rules, not follow them.
People die from typewriters falling on their heads.
When you're curious, you find lots of interesting things to do.
Diligence is the mother of good fortune. And idleness, its opposite, never brought a man to the goal of any of his best wishes.
Make the most of yourself....for that is all there is of you.
When it comes down to it, I let them think what they want. If they care enough to bother with what I do, then I'm already better than them.
If you can accept losing, you can't win.
One must maintain a little bittle of summer, even in the middle of winter.
When you're at the end of your rope, tie a knot and hold on
Courage is the thing. All goes if courage goes.
Never stand begging for what one has the power to earn.
The way I see it, if you want the rainbow, you gotta put up with the rain.
We delight in the beauty of the butterfly, but rarely admit the changes it has gone through to achieve that beauty.
Storms make trees take deeper roots.
We were a family who had come from nothing and now we had respect from French people of all sorts.
All thinking men are atheists.
Great things are not done by impulse, but by a series of small things brought together.
Man needs his difficulties because they are necessary to enjoy success.
Everything I've ever done was out of fear of being mediocre.