Some people regard discipline as a chore. For me, it is a kind of order that sets me free to fly.
What does not destroy me, makes me strong.
I work hard, and I do good, and I'm going to enjoy myself. I'm not going to let you restrict me.
If the little bit you have is nothing special in itself, at least find a way of saying it that is a little bit special.
A lot of people have gone further than they thought they could because someone else thought they could
The superior man thinks only of virtue; the common man thinks only of comfort.
A long apprenticeship is the most logical way to success. The only alternative is overnight stardom, but I can't give you a formula for that.
You can wish for things in the future to be different, but in this moment you have to accept things as they are.
Keep your face always toward the sunshine - and shadows will fall behind you.
Make the most of yourself....for that is all there is of you.
To attain the impossible, one must attempt the absurd.
Become a possibilitarian. No matter how dark things seem to be or actually are, raise your sights and see possibilities -- always see them, for they're always there.
If you are humble nothing will touch you, neither praise nor disgrace, because you know what you are.
If you're not prepared to be wrong, you'll never come up with anything original.
Lend yourself to others, but give yourself to yourself.
I can be changed by what happens to me. But I refuse to be reduced by it.
One of the things I learned when I was negotiating was that until I changed myself, I could not change others.
Believe you can and you're halfway there.
You can chain me, you can torture me, you can even destroy this body, but you will never imprison my mind.
You don't need a weather man to know which way the wind blows
You'll never get ahead of anyone as long as you try to get even with him.