Determine never to be idle. No person will have occasion to complain of the want of time, who never loses any. It is wonderful how much may be done, if we are always doing.
Above all things, respect yourself.
Fantasy is an exercise bicycle for the mind. It might not take you anywhere, but it tones up the muscles that can. Of course, I could be wrong.
No matter what people tell you, words and ideas can change the world.
People should pursue what they're passionate about. That will make them happier than pretty much anything else.
The power for creating a better future is contained in the present moment: You create a good future by creating a good present.
The starting point of all achievement is desire. Keep this constantly in mind. Weak desires bring weak results, just as a small amount of fire makes a small amount of heat.
Ability is what you're capable of doing. Motivation determines what you do. Attitude determines how well you do it.
If you put off everything till you're sure of it, you'll never get anything done.
My mission in life is not merely to survive, but to thrive; and to do so with some passion, some compassion, some humor, and some style
I have a dream that one day little black boys and girls will be holding hands with little white boys and girls.
Anything that makes weak - physically, intellectually and spiritually, reject it as poison.
Only in the darkness, you are able to see the stars.
I discover myself on the verge of a usual mistake.
Go then if you must, but remember, no matter how foolish your deeds, those who love you will love you still.
The real man smiles in trouble, gathers strength from distress, and grows brave by reflection.
The time is always right to do the right thing
Waste no more time arguing about what a good man should be. Be one.
Without ambition one starts nothing. Without work one finishes nothing. The prize will not be sent to you. You have to win it.
A liar will not be believed even when he speaks the truth.
You must find the place inside yourself where nothing is impossible.