Improvement makes strait roads, but the crooked roads without Improvement, are roads of Genius.
Everything you can imagine is real.
Out of your vulnerabilities will come your strength.
Knowing what's right doesn't mean much unless you do what's right.
You can't build a reputation on what you are going to do.
Great work requires great and persistent effort for a long time. … Character has to be established through a thousand stumbles.
Do not count your chickens before they are hatched.
Good thoughts bear good fruit, bad thoughts bear bad fruit.
When I'm good, I'm very good, but when I'm bad, I'm better.
When it comes down to it, I let them think what they want. If they care enough to bother with what I do, then I'm already better than them.
Perseverance and spirit have done wonders in all ages.
There is nothing in a caterpillar that tells you it's going to be a butterfly.
Make today worth remembering.
It's not the load that breaks you down, it's the way you carry it.
I will never be by violence constrained to do anything.
If you can't you must, and if you must you can.
Become a possibilitarian. No matter how dark things seem to be or actually are, raise your sights and see possibilities -- always see them, for they're always there.
To succeed in your mission, you must have single-minded devotion to your goal.
My advice to other disabled people would be, concentrate on things your disability doesn't prevent you doing well, and don't regret the things it interferes with. Don't be disabled in spirit as well as physically.
Our life is what our thoughts make it.
Be yourself; everyone else is already taken.