Humans have come into being for the sake of each other, so either teach them, or learn to bear them.
Laziness is nothing more than the habit of resting before you get tired.
Ask for what you want and be prepared to get it!
Imperfection is beauty, madness is genius and it's better to be absolutely ridiculous than absolutely boring.
Be miserable. Or motivate yourself. Whatever has to be done, it's always your choice.
Strength of mind rests in sobriety; for this keeps your reason unclouded by passion.
Argue not concerning God,re-examine all that you have been told at church or school or in any book, dismiss whatever insults your soul
The greatest sin is to think yourself weak
Don't fear failure. Not failure, but low aim, is the crime. In great attempts it is glorious even to fail.
Be not ashamed women, ... You are the gates of the body, and you are the gates of the soul.
Never stand begging for what one has the power to earn.
You're never as good as everyone tells you when you win, and you're never as bad as they say when you lose.
Neither seek nor avoid, take what comes.
It is our choices...that show what we truly are, far more than our abilities.
People should pursue what they're passionate about. That will make them happier than pretty much anything else.
I do not care so much what I am to others as I care what I am to myself.
Do you want to know who you are? Don't ask. Act! Action will delineate and define you.
For a man who no longer has a homeland, writing becomes a place to live.
A lot of legends, a lot of people, have come before me. But this is my time.
Wealth is not about having a lot of money; it's about having a lot of options.
When it comes down to it, I let them think what they want. If they care enough to bother with what I do, then I'm already better than them.