Only in the darkness, you are able to see the stars.
Nobody can hurt me without my permission.
Change will not come if we wait for some other person, or if we wait for some other time. We are the ones we've been waiting for. We are the change that we seek.
When we see men of a contrary character, we should turn inwards and examine ourselves.
If you don't like the road you're walking, start paving another one.
The great secret of true success, of true happiness, is this: the man or woman who asks for no return, the perfectly unselfish person, is the most successful.
Dare to live the life you have dreamed for yourself. Go forward and make your dreams come true.
A hero is no braver than an ordinary man, but he is brave five minutes longer.
Status quo, you know, is Latin for 'the mess we're in'.
Somewhere, something incredible is waiting to be known.
You have to dream before your dreams can come true.
One of the things I learned when I was negotiating was that until I changed myself, I could not change others.
A thing worth having is a thing worth cheating for.
A Penny Saved is a Penny Earned
What lies behind us and what lies before us are tiny matters compared to what lies within us.
We were a family who had come from nothing and now we had respect from French people of all sorts.
Keep your face always toward the sunshine - and shadows will fall behind you.
All thinking men are atheists.
The real man smiles in trouble, gathers strength from distress, and grows brave by reflection.
It's not whether you got knocked down; it's whether you get back up.
For a man who no longer has a homeland, writing becomes a place to live.