Stand up to your obstacles and do something about them. You will find that they haven't half the strength you think they have.
It's not the load that breaks you down, it's the way you carry it.
If I find 10,000 ways something won't work, I haven't failed. I am not discouraged, because every wrong attempt discarded is another step forward.
One must maintain a little bittle of summer, even in the middle of winter.
It's what you learn after you know it all that counts.
I may not have gone where I intended to go, but I think I have ended up where I needed to be.
It always seems impossible until it's done.
I believe that if you show people the problems and you show them the solutions they will be moved to act.
Go then if you must, but remember, no matter how foolish your deeds, those who love you will love you still.
A thing worth having is a thing worth cheating for.
You have to dream before your dreams can come true.
Everything I've ever done was out of fear of being mediocre.
Look up at the stars and not down at your feet. Try to make sense of what you see, and wonder about what makes the universe exist. Be curious.
Do you want to know who you are? Don't ask. Act! Action will delineate and define you.
If you are humble nothing will touch you, neither praise nor disgrace, because you know what you are.
The number one problem that keeps people from winning in the United States today is lack of belief in themselves.
I don't think necessity is the mother of invention. Invention ... arises directly from idleness, possibly also from laziness. To save oneself trouble.
If you can't you must, and if you must you can.
Imagination is everything. It is the preview of life's coming attractions.
Identify your problems but give your power and energy to solutions
My heroes are the ones who survived doing it wrong, who made mistakes, but recovered from them.