Anyone who stops learning is old, whether at twenty or eighty. Anyone who keeps learning stays young.
The unexamined life is not worth living.
We must have perserverence and above all confidence in ourselves. We must believe that we are gifted for something.
The only way to make sense out of change is to plunge into it, move with it and join the dance.
If you treat an individual as he is, he will remain how he is. But if you treat him as if he were what he ought to be and could be, he will become what he ought to be and could be
One of the things I learned when I was negotiating was that until I changed myself, I could not change others.
We need never be ashamed of our tears.
Imperfection is beauty, madness is genius and it's better to be absolutely ridiculous than absolutely boring.
When you're curious, you find lots of interesting things to do.
Some people don't like change, but you need to embrace change if the alternative is disaster.
My mission in life is not merely to survive, but to thrive; and to do so with some passion, some compassion, some humor, and some style
Change your thoughts and you change your world.
Yelling at living things does tend to kill the spirit in them. Sticks and stones may break our bones, but words will break our hearts...
Never stand begging for what one has the power to earn.
Freedom and independence form my character.
I have a dream that one day little black boys and girls will be holding hands with little white boys and girls.
I do not care so much what I am to others as I care what I am to myself.
The key to immortality is first living a life worth remembering.
Courage isn't having the strength to go on - it is going on when you don't have strength.
Status quo, you know, is Latin for 'the mess we're in'.
A man's work is nothing but this slow trek to rediscover, through the detours of art, those two or three great and simple images in whose presence his heart first opened.