I believe that if you show people the problems and you show them the solutions they will be moved to act.
Life is 10 percent what happens to you and ninety percent how you respond to it.
My mother said to me, 'If you are a soldier, you will become a general. If you are a monk, you will become the Pope.' Instead, I was a painter, and became Picasso.
To give real service, you must add something which cannot be bought or measured with money.
The greatest sin is to think yourself weak
I discover myself on the verge of a usual mistake.
The question isn't who is going to let me; it's who is going to stop me.
Your pain is the breaking of the shell that encloses your understanding.
A hero is no braver than an ordinary man, but he is brave five minutes longer.
The first rule is to keep an untroubled spirit. The second is to look things in the face and know them for what they are.
I will never be by violence constrained to do anything.
When you arise in the morning think of what a privilege it is to be alive, to think, to enjoy, to love ...
If you think in terms of a year, plant a seed; if in terms of ten years, plant trees; if in terms of 100 years, teach the people.
I know in my heart that man is good, that what is right will always eventually triumph, and there is purpose and worth to each and every life.
There is nothing in a caterpillar that tells you it's going to be a butterfly.
Listen to many, speak to a few.
The secret of genius is to carry the spirit of the child into old age, which means never losing your enthusiasm.
We cannot direct the wind, but we can adjust the sails.
Only in the darkness, you are able to see the stars.
Do what you can, with what you have, where you are.
A man can't soar too high, when he flies with his own wings.