I'd rather be hated for who I am, than loved for who I am not.
You don't need a weather man to know which way the wind blows
We could all take a lesson from crayons: some are sharp, some are beautiful, some have weird names, and all are different colors, but they still learn to live in the same box...
Patience is bitter, but its fruit is sweet.
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.
If you fell down yesterday, stand up today.
We are citizens of the world. The tragedy of our times is that we do not know this.
The way I see it, if you want the rainbow, you gotta put up with the rain.
Do not pray for easy lives. Pray to be stronger men.
Our greatest glory is not in never falling but in rising every time we fall.
Nothing great was ever achieved without enthusiasm.
Write it on your heart that every day is the best day in the year.
There is no greater agony than bearing an untold story inside you.
Don't just read the easy stuff. You may be entertained by it, but you will never grow from it.
The greatest sin is to think yourself weak
Be happy, but never satisfied.
There is nothing in a caterpillar that tells you it's going to be a butterfly.
Argue not concerning God,re-examine all that you have been told at church or school or in any book, dismiss whatever insults your soul
It may have been in pieces, but I gave you the best of me.
The starting point of all achievement is desire. Keep this constantly in mind. Weak desires bring weak results, just as a small amount of fire makes a small amount of heat.
I can be changed by what happens to me. But I refuse to be reduced by it.