Lend yourself to others, but give yourself to yourself.
I do not want to die rusting, I prefer to burn out.
The greatest sin is to think yourself weak
When you believe in a thing, believe in it all the way, implicitly and unquestionably.
However difficult life may seem, there is always something you can do and succeed at.
Patience is bitter, but its fruit is sweet.
Our greatest glory is not in never falling but in rising every time we fall.
I'm not telling you it's going to be easy - I'm telling you it's going to be worth it.
My mother said to me, 'If you are a soldier, you will become a general. If you are a monk, you will become the Pope.' Instead, I was a painter, and became Picasso.
If you can accept losing, you can't win.
My heroes are the ones who survived doing it wrong, who made mistakes, but recovered from them.
Make the most of yourself....for that is all there is of you.
Imagination is everything. It is the preview of life's coming attractions.
Ability is what you're capable of doing. Motivation determines what you do. Attitude determines how well you do it.
Only in the darkness, you are able to see the stars.
Don't fear failure. Not failure, but low aim, is the crime. In great attempts it is glorious even to fail.
Human dignity consists in the role we must play in our own perfection. Taking a role in our own self-completion is the highest expression of our creativity.
Ask for what you want and be prepared to get it!
They alone live, who live for others.
Memories of our lives, of our works and our deeds will continue in others.
To myself I am only a child playing on the beach, while vast oceans of truth lie undiscovered before me.