Only those are fit to live who do not fear to die; and none are fit to die who have shrunk from the joy of life and the duty of life. Both life and death are parts of the same Great Adventure.
If you paint in your mind a picture of bright and happy expectations, you put yourself into a condition conducive to your goal.
Others have seen what is and asked why. I have seen what could be and asked why not.
Some people regard discipline as a chore. For me, it is a kind of order that sets me free to fly.
Our patience will achieve more than our force.
What I stand for is what I stand on.
You can chain me, you can torture me, you can even destroy this body, but you will never imprison my mind.
You must never be fearful about what you are doing when it is right.
People are capable, at any time in their lives, of doing what they dream of.
When you're at the end of your rope, tie a knot and hold on
The great art of life is sensation, to feel that we exist, even in pain.
You got to get it while you can.
Strength of mind rests in sobriety; for this keeps your reason unclouded by passion.
Life isn't about finding yourself. Life is about creating yourself.
Doing what you love is the cornerstone of having abundance in your life.
You have to dream before your dreams can come true.
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.
One must maintain a little bittle of summer, even in the middle of winter.
It is better to light one small candle than to curse the darkness.
Most people live and die with their music still unplayed. They never dare to try.
They deem me mad because I will not sell my days for gold; and I deem them mad because they think my days have a price.