If you don't like the road you're walking, start paving another one.
We need never be ashamed of our tears.
Whatever the mind of man can conceive and believe, it can achieve.
Every problem is a gift - without problems we would not grow.
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.
You can't learn in school what the world is going to do next year.
The people who were trying to make this world worse are not taking the day off. Why should I?
To be yourself in a world that is constantly trying to make you something else is the greatest accomplishment.
Once you learn to quit, it becomes a habit.
Wanting to be someone else is a waste of who you are
Alone we can do so little; together we can do so much.
We cannot do everything at once, but we can do something at once.
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
Out of your vulnerabilities will come your strength.
It is our choices...that show what we truly are, far more than our abilities.
Memories of our lives, of our works and our deeds will continue in others.
In essence, if we want to direct our lives, we must take control of our consistent actions. It's not what we do once in a while that shapes our lives, but what we do consistently.
Find out who you are and do it on purpose.
Hating people because of their color is wrong. And it doesn't matter which color does the hating. It's just plain wrong.
If you can't you must, and if you must you can.
The real man smiles in trouble, gathers strength from distress, and grows brave by reflection.