As a child of God, I am greater than anything that can happen to me.
I'll try anything once, twice if I like it, three times to make sure.
Be more concerned with your character than your reputation, because your character is what you really are, while your reputation is merely what others think you are.
When every physical and mental resource is focused, one's power to solve a problem multiplies tremendously.
I am not what happened to me, I am what I choose to become.
Patience is bitter, but its fruit is sweet.
Don't find fault, find a remedy; anybody can complain
Nothing great was ever achieved without enthusiasm.
Courage isn't having the strength to go on - it is going on when you don't have strength.
The only way to make sense out of change is to plunge into it, move with it and join the dance.
When I go, God's going to have to give up his favourite chair.
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.
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.
The real man smiles in trouble, gathers strength from distress, and grows brave by reflection.
So early in my life, I had learned that if you want something, you had better make some noise.
Knowing what's right doesn't mean much unless you do what's right.
People should pursue what they're passionate about. That will make them happier than pretty much anything else.
If we command our wealth, we shall be rich and free. If our wealth commands us, we are poor indeed.
I am always doing that which I can not do, in order that I may learn how to do it.
Without ambition one starts nothing. Without work one finishes nothing. The prize will not be sent to you. You have to win it.
If you put off everything till you're sure of it, you'll never get anything done.