The fishermen know that the sea is dangerous and the storm terrible, but they have never found these dangers sufficient reason for remaining ashore.
Do not pray for easy lives. Pray to be stronger men.
To succeed in your mission, you must have single-minded devotion to your goal.
Be happy, but never satisfied.
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
When obstacles arise, you change your direction to reach your goal; you do not change your decision to get there.
A man should look for what is, and not what he thinks should be.
Everything you want is out there waiting for you to ask. Everything you want also wants you. But you have to take action to get it.
Don't get set into one form, adapt it and build your own, and let it grow, be like water.
I don't think necessity is the mother of invention. Invention ... arises directly from idleness, possibly also from laziness. To save oneself trouble.
Weakness of attitude becomes weakness of character.
I just want to be able to play and make people feel good with what I do. When you're thinking that way, anything can happen. And, usually, what happens is good.
Do you want to know who you are? Don't ask. Act! Action will delineate and define you.
Memories of our lives, of our works and our deeds will continue in others.
The great art of life is sensation, to feel that we exist, even in pain.
The way to become rich is to put all your eggs in one basket and then watch that basket.
Life is entrusted to man as a treasure which must not be squandered, as a talent which must be used well.
Make today worth remembering.
We must have perserverence and above all confidence in ourselves. We must believe that we are gifted for something.
However many holy words you read, however many you speak, what good will they do you if you do not act on upon them?
Hating people because of their color is wrong. And it doesn't matter which color does the hating. It's just plain wrong.