Diligence is the mother of good fortune. And idleness, its opposite, never brought a man to the goal of any of his best wishes.
It's not whether you got knocked down; it's whether you get back up.
The men who have succeeded are men who have chosen one line and stuck to it.
Our life is what our thoughts make it.
My mission in life is not merely to survive, but to thrive; and to do so with some passion, some compassion, some humor, and some style
What lies behind us and what lies before us are tiny matters compared to what lies within us.
Let yourself be silently drawn by the stronger pull of what you really love.
I don't do fashion, I AM fashion.
Good thoughts bear good fruit, bad thoughts bear bad fruit.
If you get up in the morning and think the future is going to be better, it is a bright day. Otherwise, it's not.
When all is said and done, more is said than done.
The present is theirs; the future, for which I really worked, is mine.
I am as bad as the worst, but, thank God, I am as good as the best.
You'll never do a whole lot unless you're brave enough to try.
So early in my life, I had learned that if you want something, you had better make some noise.
Perseverance is failing 19 times and succeeding the 20th.
Victory is for those who can say 'Victory is mine'. Success is for those who can begin saying 'I will succeed' and say 'I have succeeded' in the end.
Crave for a thing, you will get it. Renounce the craving, the object will follow you by itself.
When obstacles arise, you change your direction to reach your goal; you do not change your decision to get there.
Out of suffering have emerged the strongest souls; the most massive characters are seared with scars.
First they ignore you, then they ridicule you, then they fight you, and then you win.