We cannot direct the wind, but we can adjust the sails.
The world is the great gymnasium where we come to make ourselves strong.
And, when you want something, all the universe conspires in helping you to achieve it.
Keep your face always toward the sunshine - and shadows will fall behind you.
To myself I am only a child playing on the beach, while vast oceans of truth lie undiscovered before me.
Any book that helps a child to form a habit of reading, to make reading one of his deep and continuing needs, is good for him.
Gratitude is an illness suffered by dogs.
Question with boldness even the existence of God; because, if there be one, he must more approve of the homage of reason than that of blindfolded fear.
The only way of finding the limits of the possible is by going beyond them into the impossible.
Give yourself something to work toward - constantly.
The past cannot be changed. The future is yet in your power.
Every problem has in it the seeds of its own solution. If you don't have any problems, you don't get any seeds.
The real man smiles in trouble, gathers strength from distress, and grows brave by reflection.
When you're at the end of your rope, tie a knot and hold on
To See a World in a Grain of Sand And a Heaven in a Wild Flower, Hold Infinity in the palm of your hand And Eternity in an hour.
As a child of God, I am greater than anything that can happen to me.
Lack of direction, not lack of time, is the problem. We all have twenty-four hour days.
I want to know what passion is. I want to feel something strongly.
Be yourself; everyone else is already taken.
The present is theirs; the future, for which I really worked, is mine.
After all is said and done, more is said than done.