Find out who you are. And do it on purpose.
The secret of health for both mind and body is not to mourn for the past, nor to worry about the future, but to live the present moment wisely and earnestly.
I believe that every person is born with talent.
In life, you need either inspiration or desperation.
The secret of genius is to carry the spirit of the child into old age, which means never losing your enthusiasm.
I want to know what passion is. I want to feel something strongly.
There is only one corner of the universe you can be certain of improving, and that's your own self.
If you put off everything till you're sure of it, you'll never get anything done.
Failure is not our only punishment for laziness; there is also the success of others.
Don't complain about the snow on your neighbor's roof when your own doorstep is unclean.
Get up, stand up, Stand up for your rights. Get up, stand up, Don't give up the fight.
The three things that are most essential to achievement are common sense, hard work and stick-to-it-iv-nes
We were a family who had come from nothing and now we had respect from French people of all sorts.
Give yourself something to work toward - constantly.
We all have possibilities we don't know about. We can do things we don't even dream we can do.
Motivation is what gets you started. Habit is what keeps you going.
Lack of direction, not lack of time, is the problem. We all have twenty-four hour days.
Be yourself, let you come through.
The person who takes no chances generally has to take whatever is left when others are through choosing.
Hating people because of their color is wrong. And it doesn't matter which color does the hating. It's just plain wrong.
We cannot direct the wind, but we can adjust the sails.