Nobody can hurt me without my permission.
People who are unable to motivate themselves must be content with mediocrity, no matter how impressive their other talents.
Waiting hurts. Forgetting hurts. But not knowing which decision to take is the worst of suffering
To attain the impossible, one must attempt the absurd.
Find out who you are. And do it on purpose.
Whatever you are, be a good one.
Any book that helps a child to form a habit of reading, to make reading one of his deep and continuing needs, is good for him.
People who say it cannot be done should not interrupt those who are doing it.
The first rule is to keep an untroubled spirit. The second is to look things in the face and know them for what they are.
Your pain is the breaking of the shell that encloses your understanding.
What lies behind us and what lies before us are tiny matters compared to what lies within us.
You are not here merely to make a living. You are here in order to enable the world to live more amply, with greater vision, with a finer spirit of hope and achievement. You are here to enrich the world, and to impoverish yourself if you forget the errand.
To see me does not necessarily mean to see my face. To understand my thoughts is to have seen me.
They alone live, who live for others.
We cannot direct the wind, but we can adjust the sails.
You need a little bit of insanity to do great things.
To myself I am only a child playing on the beach, while vast oceans of truth lie undiscovered before me.
I love those who can smile in trouble...
A hero is no braver than an ordinary man, but he is brave five minutes longer.
There is no greater agony than bearing an untold story inside you.
If you fell down yesterday, stand up today.