If the little bit you have is nothing special in itself, at least find a way of saying it that is a little bit special.
First ask yourself: What is the worst that can happen? Then prepare to accept it. Then proceed to improve on the worst.
I don't think necessity is the mother of invention. Invention ... arises directly from idleness, possibly also from laziness. To save oneself trouble.
You get in life what you have the courage to ask for.
Make the most of yourself....for that is all there is of you.
It's not the load that breaks you down, it's the way you carry it.
For every dark night, there's a brighter day
They say Rome wasn't built in a day, but I wasn't on that particular job.
He who is not courageous enough to take risks will accomplish nothing in life
Duty does not require any person to submit to the destruction of his personal ambitions and the right to live his own life in his own way.
Do not let it be your aim to be something, but to be someone.
The fact that the great scientist believed in flying machines was the one thing that encouraged us to begin our studies.
The meaning of life is that it is to be lived, and it is not to be traded and conceptualized and squeezed into a patter of systems.
To be yourself in a world that is constantly trying to make you something else is the greatest accomplishment.
The three things that are most essential to achievement are common sense, hard work and stick-to-it-iv-nes
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.
Determine never to be idle. No person will have occasion to complain of the want of time, who never loses any. It is wonderful how much may be done, if we are always doing.
To myself I am only a child playing on the beach, while vast oceans of truth lie undiscovered before me.
The power for creating a better future is contained in the present moment: You create a good future by creating a good present.
Sovereignty is not given, it is taken.
Weakness of attitude becomes weakness of character.