What I stand for is what I stand on.
There is only one corner of the universe you can be certain of improving, and that's your own self.
Employ your time in improving yourself by other men's writings so that you shall come easily by what others have labored hard for.
Do not be afraid. Do not be satisfied with mediocrity. Put out into the deep and let down your nets for a catch.
Imagination will often carry us to worlds that never were, but without it we go nowhere.
Change the way you look at things and the things you look at change.
If you fell down yesterday, stand up today.
The deeds you do may be the only sermon some persons will hear today.
I know in my heart that man is good, that what is right will always eventually triumph, and there is purpose and worth to each and every life.
When you're curious, you find lots of interesting things to do.
Self-confidence is the first requisite to great undertakings.
Go then if you must, but remember, no matter how foolish your deeds, those who love you will love you still.
Diligence is the mother of good fortune. And idleness, its opposite, never brought a man to the goal of any of his best wishes.
Drink moderately, for drunkenness neither keeps a secret nor observes a promise.
It's always too early to quit.
Too much sanity may be madness - and the maddest of all is to see life as it is and not as it should be.
When I was in college, I wanted to be involved in things that would change the world.
If you want creative workers, give them enough time to play.
A superior man is modest in his speech, but exceeds in his actions.
Keep away from people who try to belittle your ambitions. Small people always do that, but the really great make you feel that you, too, can become great.
Plan your work - work your plan. Lack of system produces that 'I'm swamped' feeling.