We delight in the beauty of the butterfly, but rarely admit the changes it has gone through to achieve that beauty.
Any book that helps a child to form a habit of reading, to make reading one of his deep and continuing needs, is good for him.
How long should you try? Until.
When I'm inspired, I get excited because I can't wait to see what I'll come up with next.
Status quo, you know, is Latin for 'the mess we're in'.
Great things are not done by impulse, but by a series of small things brought together.
I am always doing that which I can not do, in order that I may learn how to do it.
Sovereignty is not given, it is taken.
Insanity is doing the same thing over and over again and expecting different results.
Freedom from the desire for an answer is essential to the understanding of a problem.
Surround yourself only with people who are going to take you higher.
You must find the place inside yourself where nothing is impossible.
No matter what people tell you, words and ideas can change the world.
It's not what you look at that matters, it's what you see.
If you put off everything till you're sure of it, you'll never get anything done.
Fantasy is an exercise bicycle for the mind. It might not take you anywhere, but it tones up the muscles that can. Of course, I could be wrong.
I am not what happened to me, I am what I choose to become.
The number one problem that keeps people from winning in the United States today is lack of belief in themselves.
It's the possibility of having a dream come true that makes life interesting.
How wrong is it for a woman to expect the man to build the world she wants, rather than to create it herself?
They say Rome wasn't built in a day, but I wasn't on that particular job.