Do not pray for easy lives. Pray to be stronger men.
Change the way you look at things and the things you look at change.
Wealth is not about having a lot of money; it's about having a lot of options.
I do not care so much what I am to others as I care what I am to myself.
A thing worth having is a thing worth cheating for.
I can be changed by what happens to me. But I refuse to be reduced by it.
Character isn't something you were born with and can't change, like your fingerprints. It's something you weren't born with and must take responsibility for forming.
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.
Plan your work - work your plan. Lack of system produces that 'I'm swamped' feeling.
I dream my painting and I paint my dream.
We are all motivated by a keen desire for praise, and the better a man is, the more he is inspired by glory.
Never tell all you know-not even to the person you know best.
If you spend too much time thinking about a thing, you'll never get it done.
The duty of youth is to challenge corruption.
Accept whatever comes to you woven in the pattern of your destiny, for what could more aptly fit your needs?
When you believe in a thing, believe in it all the way, implicitly and unquestionably.
If you don't know, the thing to do is not to get scared, but to learn.
Imperfection is beauty, madness is genius and it's better to be absolutely ridiculous than absolutely boring.
If the only tool you have is a hammer, you tend to see every problem as a nail.
However many holy words you read, however many you speak, what good will they do you if you do not act on upon them?
No matter what people tell you, words and ideas can change the world.