He was a dreamer, a thinker, a speculative philosopher... or, as his wife would have it, an idiot.
People are capable, at any time in their lives, of doing what they dream of.
The secret of genius is to carry the spirit of the child into old age, which means never losing your enthusiasm.
Keep your face always toward the sunshine - and shadows will fall behind you.
Give yourself something to work toward - constantly.
You don't need a weather man to know which way the wind blows
Duty does not require any person to submit to the destruction of his personal ambitions and the right to live his own life in his own way.
United we stand; divided we fall.
All thinking men are atheists.
People should pursue what they're passionate about. That will make them happier than pretty much anything else.
We are what our thoughts have made us; so take care about what you think. Words are secondary. Thoughts live; they travel far.
Identify your problems but give your power and energy to solutions
Winners and losers aren't born, they are the products of how they think
Perseverance is failing 19 times and succeeding the 20th.
To myself I am only a child playing on the beach, while vast oceans of truth lie undiscovered before me.
If you can dream it, you can do it. Always remember that this whole thing was started with a dream and a mouse.
For every dark night, there's a brighter day
The starting point of all achievement is desire.
I have a dream that one day little black boys and girls will be holding hands with little white boys and girls.
Strength of mind rests in sobriety; for this keeps your reason unclouded by passion.
You'll never do a whole lot unless you're brave enough to try.