People should pursue what they're passionate about. That will make them happier than pretty much anything else.
I'd rather be hated for who I am, than loved for who I am not.
Once you learn to quit, it becomes a habit.
A long apprenticeship is the most logical way to success. The only alternative is overnight stardom, but I can't give you a formula for that.
First ask yourself: What is the worst that can happen? Then prepare to accept it. Then proceed to improve on the worst.
My mission in life is not merely to survive, but to thrive; and to do so with some passion, some compassion, some humor, and some style
The past cannot be changed. The future is yet in your power.
The great art of life is sensation, to feel that we exist, even in pain.
The one excellent thing that can be learned from a lion is that whatever a man intends doing should be done by him with a whole-hearted and strenuous effort.
You can't live a perfect day until you do something for someone who will never be able to repay you.
And, when you want something, all the universe conspires in helping you to achieve it.
Whatever lifts the corners of your mouth, trust that.
What's the world's greatest lie?... It's this: that at a certain point in our lives, we lose control of what's happening to us, and our lives become controlled by fate.
A man can't soar too high, when he flies with his own wings.
Victory is for those who can say 'Victory is mine'. Success is for those who can begin saying 'I will succeed' and say 'I have succeeded' in the end.
I not only use all the brains that I have, but all that I can borrow.
Stand up to your obstacles and do something about them. You will find that they haven't half the strength you think they have.
We must have perserverence and above all confidence in ourselves. We must believe that we are gifted for something.
Do not count your chickens before they are hatched.
Motivation is what gets you started. Habit is what keeps you going.
In essence, if we want to direct our lives, we must take control of our consistent actions. It's not what we do once in a while that shapes our lives, but what we do consistently.