If you enter this world knowing you are loved and you leave this world knowing the same, then everything that happens in between can be dealt with.
Anything that makes weak - physically, intellectually and spiritually, reject it as poison.
The secret of health for both mind and body is not to mourn for the past, nor to worry about the future, but to live the present moment wisely and earnestly.
Change the way you look at things and the things you look at change.
A bird doesn't sing because it has an answer, it sings because it has a song.
Out of your vulnerabilities will come your strength.
After all is said and done, more is said than done.
A long apprenticeship is the most logical way to success. The only alternative is overnight stardom, but I can't give you a formula for that.
Dare to live the life you have dreamed for yourself. Go forward and make your dreams come true.
Nothing great was ever achieved without enthusiasm.
If you want a thing done well, do it yourself.
Everything you can imagine is real.
The power for creating a better future is contained in the present moment: You create a good future by creating a good present.
Make the most of yourself....for that is all there is of you.
I may not have gone where I intended to go, but I think I have ended up where I needed to be.
Aim for the highest.
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.
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 thing in the world is to know how to belong to oneself.
The fishermen know that the sea is dangerous and the storm terrible, but they have never found these dangers sufficient reason for remaining ashore.
Strength of mind rests in sobriety; for this keeps your reason unclouded by passion.