I am the captain of my soul.
I don't know who my grandfather was; I'm much more concerned to know what his grandson will be.
All thinking men are atheists.
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.
We are all in the gutter, but some of us are looking at the stars.
We delight in the beauty of the butterfly, but rarely admit the changes it has gone through to achieve that beauty.
Imagination is everything. It is the preview of life's coming attractions.
Cultivate your curves - they may be dangerous but they won't be avoided.
When I'm good, I'm very good, but when I'm bad, I'm better.
Every nation has the right to demand proper treatment and no country should violate the territory of any other country.
Drink moderately, for drunkenness neither keeps a secret nor observes a promise.
You can't live a perfect day until you do something for someone who will never be able to repay you.
Doing what you love is the cornerstone of having abundance in your life.
When you're at the end of your rope, tie a knot and hold on
The best way out is always through.
All the darkness in the world cannot extinguish the light of a single candle.
Alone we can do so little; together we can do so much.
Anyone who stops learning is old, whether at twenty or eighty. Anyone who keeps learning stays young.
When I go, God's going to have to give up his favourite chair.
When all is said and done, more is said than done.
Our life is what our thoughts make it.