Every problem is a gift - without problems we would not grow.
Nothing is impossible, the word itself says 'I am possible'
The first rule is to keep an untroubled spirit. The second is to look things in the face and know them for what they are.
Don't wish it were easier, wish you were better.
I invented my life by taking for granted that everything I did not like would have an opposite, which I would like.
The great art of life is sensation, to feel that we exist, even in pain.
I can never stand still. I must explore and experiment. I am never satisfied with my work. I resent the limitations of my own imagination.
Waste no more time arguing about what a good man should be. Be one.
You'll never do a whole lot unless you're brave enough to try.
We must have perserverence and above all confidence in ourselves. We must believe that we are gifted for something.
Lack of direction, not lack of time, is the problem. We all have twenty-four hour days.
The duty of youth is to challenge corruption.
Focus on where you want to go, not on what you fear.
I'll try anything once, twice if I like it, three times to make sure.
The only way of finding the limits of the possible is by going beyond them into the impossible.
Sovereignty is not given, it is taken.
Courage is the most important of all the virtues, because without courage you can't practice any other virtue consistently. You can practice any virtue erratically, but nothing consistently without courage.
Gratitude is an illness suffered by dogs.
There is no greater agony than bearing an untold story inside you.
There is nothing in a caterpillar that tells you it's going to be a butterfly.
The secret to creativity is knowing how to hide your sources.