To give real service, you must add something which cannot be bought or measured with money.
Work gives you meaning and purpose and life is empty without it.
You say I started out with practically nothing, but that isn't correct. We all start with all there is, it's how we use it that makes things possible.
The greatest accomplishment is not in never falling, but in rising again after you fall.
The starting point of all achievement is desire.
Be not ashamed women, ... You are the gates of the body, and you are the gates of the soul.
One person with a belief is equal to a force of ninety-nine who have only interests.
The way I see it, if you want the rainbow, you gotta put up with the rain.
Don't find fault, find a remedy; anybody can complain
A man is but the product of his thoughts. What he thinks, he becomes.
You have to make the rules, not follow them.
Only those are fit to live who do not fear to die; and none are fit to die who have shrunk from the joy of life and the duty of life. Both life and death are parts of the same Great Adventure.
The question isn't who is going to let me; it's who is going to stop me.
What's the world's greatest lie?... It's this: that at a certain point in our lives, we lose control of what's happening to us, and our lives become controlled by fate.
The way to become rich is to put all your eggs in one basket and then watch that basket.
When we see men of a contrary character, we should turn inwards and examine ourselves.
It's kind of fun to do the impossible.
To myself I am only a child playing on the beach, while vast oceans of truth lie undiscovered before me.
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.
Always do what is right. It will gratify half of mankind and astound the other.
I am not what happened to me, I am what I choose to become.