Others have seen what is and asked why. I have seen what could be and asked why not.
Always do what you are afraid to do.
We're lost, but we're making good time
Why live an ordinary life, when you can live an extraordinary one.
Scar tissue is stronger than regular tissue. Realize the strength, move on.
You can wish for things in the future to be different, but in this moment you have to accept things as they are.
First ask yourself: What is the worst that can happen? Then prepare to accept it. Then proceed to improve on the worst.
Keep your eyes on the stars, and your feet on the ground.
The great secret of true success, of true happiness, is this: the man or woman who asks for no return, the perfectly unselfish person, is the most successful.
Never stand begging for what one has the power to earn.
You have to work hard to get to the top of your game. I think every writer has doubts! I still do all the time.
Find out who you are and do it on purpose.
All the darkness in the world cannot extinguish the light of a single candle.
You must never be fearful about what you are doing when it is right.
I may not have gone where I intended to go, but I think I have ended up where I needed to be.
When it comes down to it, I let them think what they want. If they care enough to bother with what I do, then I'm already better than them.
When you believe in a thing, believe in it all the way, implicitly and unquestionably.
The fishermen know that the sea is dangerous and the storm terrible, but they have never found these dangers sufficient reason for remaining ashore.
He who is not courageous enough to take risks will accomplish nothing in life
Whether you think you can, or you think you can't - you're right.
I don't know who my grandfather was; I'm much more concerned to know what his grandson will be.