Whether you think you can, or you think you can't - you're right.
As a child of God, I am greater than anything that can happen to me.
Cultivate your curves - they may be dangerous but they won't be avoided.
Any book that helps a child to form a habit of reading, to make reading one of his deep and continuing needs, is good for him.
I'd rather be an optimist and a fool than a pessimist and right.
Effort only fully releases its reward after a person refuses to quit.
Everything you can imagine is real.
There is only one corner of the universe you can be certain of improving, and that's your own self.
A man's work is nothing but this slow trek to rediscover, through the detours of art, those two or three great and simple images in whose presence his heart first opened.
To go too far is as bad as to fall short.
Whatever you are, be a good one.
If we command our wealth, we shall be rich and free. If our wealth commands us, we are poor indeed.
Always remember you are braver than you believe, stronger than you seem, smarter than you think and twice as beautiful as you’ve ever imagined.
No matter what people tell you, words and ideas can change the world.
I don't think necessity is the mother of invention. Invention ... arises directly from idleness, possibly also from laziness. To save oneself trouble.
What lies behind us and what lies before us are tiny matters compared to what lies within us.
One of the things I learned when I was negotiating was that until I changed myself, I could not change others.
Surround yourself only with people who are going to take you higher.
Treat a work of art like a prince. Let it speak to you first.
The only way to make sense out of change is to plunge into it, move with it and join the dance.
Find out who you are and do it on purpose.