Great work requires great and persistent effort for a long time. … Character has to be established through a thousand stumbles.
The crisis of today is the joke of tomorrow.
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.
If you can't fly then run, if you can't run then walk, if you can't walk then crawl, but whatever you do you have to keep moving forward.
If I find 10,000 ways something won't work, I haven't failed. I am not discouraged, because every wrong attempt discarded is another step forward.
If we want a free and peaceful world, if we want to make the deserts bloom and man grow to greater dignity as a human being-we can do it.
I love those who can smile in trouble...
The only way to make sense out of change is to plunge into it, move with it and join the dance.
Look up at the stars and not down at your feet. Try to make sense of what you see, and wonder about what makes the universe exist. Be curious.
Insanity is doing the same thing over and over again and expecting different results.
Freedom from the desire for an answer is essential to the understanding of a problem.
When I'm good, I'm very good, but when I'm bad, I'm better.
Believe you can and you're halfway there.
Humans have come into being for the sake of each other, so either teach them, or learn to bear them.
With realization of one's own potential and self-confidence in one's ability, one can build a better world.
I do not care so much what I am to others as I care what I am to myself.
We ask ourselves, who am I to be brilliant, gorgeous, handsome, talented and fabulous? Actually, who are you not to be?
Be miserable. Or motivate yourself. Whatever has to be done, it's always your choice.
Waiting hurts. Forgetting hurts. But not knowing which decision to take is the worst of suffering
The greatest accomplishment is not in never falling, but in rising again after you fall.
In life, you need either inspiration or desperation.