Make today worth remembering.
I will take fate by the throat; it will never bend me completely to its will.
We cannot direct the wind, but we can adjust the sails.
Failure is not our only punishment for laziness; there is also the success of others.
There is always room at the top.
I work hard, and I do good, and I'm going to enjoy myself. I'm not going to let you restrict me.
Happiness depends more on the inward disposition of mind than on outward circumstances.
I don't think necessity is the mother of invention. Invention ... arises directly from idleness, possibly also from laziness. To save oneself trouble.
To See a World in a Grain of Sand And a Heaven in a Wild Flower, Hold Infinity in the palm of your hand And Eternity in an hour.
To go too far is as bad as to fall short.
Don't ever take a fence down until you know why it was put up.
Everything you want is out there waiting for you to ask. Everything you want also wants you. But you have to take action to get it.
Don't complain about the snow on your neighbor's roof when your own doorstep is unclean.
Defeat is not defeat unless accepted as a reality-in your own mind.
When you believe in a thing, believe in it all the way, implicitly and unquestionably.
The best way to find yourself is to lose yourself in the service of others.
There is no refuge from confession but suicide; and suicide is confession.
Go on with what your heart tells you, or you will lose all.
As a child of God, I am greater than anything that can happen to me.
We are citizens of the world. The tragedy of our times is that we do not know this.
Be the change that you wish to see in the world.