Perseverance is failing 19 times and succeeding the 20th.
Life is 10 percent what happens to you and ninety percent how you respond to it.
What lies behind us and what lies before us are tiny matters compared to what lies within us.
I have a dream that one day little black boys and girls will be holding hands with little white boys and girls.
Write it on your heart that every day is the best day in the year.
Treat a work of art like a prince. Let it speak to you first.
I not only use all the brains that I have, but all that I can borrow.
When all is said and done, more is said than done.
You'll never do a whole lot unless you're brave enough to try.
I can never stand still. I must explore and experiment. I am never satisfied with my work. I resent the limitations of my own imagination.
We all have possibilities we don't know about. We can do things we don't even dream we can do.
Everything you can imagine is real.
Always do what you are afraid to do.
Defeat is not defeat unless accepted as a reality-in your own mind.
Wanting to be someone else is a waste of who you are
Our patience will achieve more than our force.
The secret of genius is to carry the spirit of the child into old age, which means never losing your enthusiasm.
Don't ever take a fence down until you know why it was put up.
My heroes are the ones who survived doing it wrong, who made mistakes, but recovered from them.
No matter what people tell you, words and ideas can change the world.
When I was in college, I wanted to be involved in things that would change the world.