People are capable, at any time in their lives, of doing what they dream of.
There is no greater agony than bearing an untold story inside you.
It is greed to do all the talking but not to want to listen at all.
Others have seen what is and asked why. I have seen what could be and asked why not.
One of the things I learned when I was negotiating was that until I changed myself, I could not change others.
Hating people because of their color is wrong. And it doesn't matter which color does the hating. It's just plain wrong.
Today I shall behave, as if this is the day I will be remembered.
Every problem has in it the seeds of its own solution. If you don't have any problems, you don't get any seeds.
Anything that makes weak - physically, intellectually and spiritually, reject it as poison.
Great things are not done by impulse, but by a series of small things brought together.
You say I started out with practically nothing, but that isn't correct. We all start with all there is, it's how we use it that makes things possible.
Start by doing what is necessary, then what is possible, and suddenly you are doing the impossible.
Your success and happiness lies in you. Resolve to keep happy, and your joy and you shall form an invincible host against difficulties.
I discover myself on the verge of a usual mistake.
Never tell all you know-not even to the person you know best.
Memories of our lives, of our works and our deeds will continue in others.
I work hard, and I do good, and I'm going to enjoy myself. I'm not going to let you restrict me.
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.
We delight in the beauty of the butterfly, but rarely admit the changes it has gone through to achieve that beauty.
Freedom and independence form my character.
Man needs his difficulties because they are necessary to enjoy success.