Only when I fall do I get up again.
When I give, I give myself.
They deem me mad because I will not sell my days for gold; and I deem them mad because they think my days have a price.
Defeat is not defeat unless accepted as a reality-in your own mind.
The world is the great gymnasium where we come to make ourselves strong.
The present is theirs; the future, for which I really worked, is mine.
Never let the future disturb you. You will meet it, if you have to, with the same weapons of reason which today arm you against the present.
Don't fear failure. Not failure, but low aim, is the crime. In great attempts it is glorious even to fail.
Never tell all you know-not even to the person you know best.
People throw stones at you and you convert them into milestones.
When I go, God's going to have to give up his favourite chair.
Weakness of attitude becomes weakness of character.
Do not look for approval except for the consciousness of doing your best.
The way to become rich is to put all your eggs in one basket and then watch that basket.
The superior man thinks only of virtue; the common man thinks only of comfort.
Whatever lifts the corners of your mouth, trust that.
It is only when the mind is free from the old that it meets everything anew, and in that there is joy.
Do what you can, with what you have, where you are.
Whatever you can do or dream you can, begin it. Boldness has genius, power and magic in it!
If my mind can conceive it, and my heart can believe it - then I can achieve it.
Pizza makes me think that anything is possible.