The man with no imagination has no wings.
It's not whether you got knocked down; it's whether you get back up.
Most people live and die with their music still unplayed. They never dare to try.
If we ever forget that we're one nation under God, then we will be one nation gone under.
You have to make the rules, not follow them.
My optimism wears heavy boots and is loud.
I don't think necessity is the mother of invention. Invention ... arises directly from idleness, possibly also from laziness. To save oneself trouble.
Once you have tasted flight, you will forever walk the earth with your eyes turned skyward, for there you have been, and there you will always long to return.
You must find the place inside yourself where nothing is impossible.
Only when I fall do I get up again.
Instead of worrying about what people say of you, why not spend time trying to accomplish something they will admire
Ask for what you want and be prepared to get it!
Cultivate your curves - they may be dangerous but they won't be avoided.
After all is said and done, more is said than done.
Don't ever take a fence down until you know why it was put up.
Too much sanity may be madness - and the maddest of all is to see life as it is and not as it should be.
We are what our thoughts have made us; so take care about what you think. Words are secondary. Thoughts live; they travel far.
There is a candle in your heart, ready to be kindled. There is a void in your soul, ready to be filled. You feel it, donít you?
People who say it cannot be done should not interrupt those who are doing it.
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.
My heroes are the ones who survived doing it wrong, who made mistakes, but recovered from them.