You get in life what you have the courage to ask for.
Defeat is not defeat unless accepted as a reality-in your own mind.
If you want creative workers, give them enough time to play.
Things may come to those who wait but only the things left by those who hustle.
Go then if you must, but remember, no matter how foolish your deeds, those who love you will love you still.
I am not what happened to me, I am what I choose to become.
If you are humble nothing will touch you, neither praise nor disgrace, because you know what you are.
Start by doing what is necessary, then what is possible, and suddenly you are doing the impossible.
I am always doing what I cannot do yet, in order to learn how to do it.
After climbing a great hill, one only finds that there are many more hills to climb.
We do not consider our principles as dogmas contained in books said to come from heaven. We derive our inspiration, not from heaven, or the unseen world, but directly from life.
Do what you can, with what you have, where you are.
Out of your vulnerabilities will come your strength.
You shape your own destiny.
Listen to many, speak to a few.
The great art of life is sensation, to feel that we exist, even in pain.
Human dignity consists in the role we must play in our own perfection. Taking a role in our own self-completion is the highest expression of our creativity.
The greatest thing in the world is to know how to belong to oneself.
I am the captain of my soul.
You must find the place inside yourself where nothing is impossible.
Everything you can imagine is real.