Live as if you were to die tomorrow. Learn as if you were to live forever.
You must find the place inside yourself where nothing is impossible.
Laziness is nothing more than the habit of resting before you get tired.
Aim for the highest.
The superior man thinks only of virtue; the common man thinks only of comfort.
However difficult life may seem, there is always something you can do and succeed at.
Motivation is what gets you started. Habit is what keeps you going.
A liar will not be believed even when he speaks the truth.
Make the most of yourself....for that is all there is of you.
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.
I am not what happened to me, I am what I choose to become.
Do not be afraid. Do not be satisfied with mediocrity. Put out into the deep and let down your nets for a catch.
Whatever you can do or dream you can, begin it. Boldness has genius, power and magic in it!
You yourself, as much as anybody in the entire universe, deserve your love and affection.
I am the captain of my soul.
Be not ashamed women, ... You are the gates of the body, and you are the gates of the soul.
The fact that the great scientist believed in flying machines was the one thing that encouraged us to begin our studies.
The duty of youth is to challenge corruption.
The world is the great gymnasium where we come to make ourselves strong.
A painter should begin every canvas with a wash of black, because all things in nature are dark except where exposed by the light.
Every problem has in it the seeds of its own solution. If you don't have any problems, you don't get any seeds.