Stop acting so small. You are the universe in ecstatic motion.
To go too far is as bad as to fall short.
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.
The greatest accomplishment is not in never falling, but in rising again after you fall.
Your talent determines what you can do. Your motivation determines how much you are willing to do. Your attitude determines how well you do it.
How wrong is it for a woman to expect the man to build the world she wants, rather than to create it herself?
I am always doing that which I can not do, in order that I may learn how to do it.
They deem me mad because I will not sell my days for gold; and I deem them mad because they think my days have a price.
Failure is not our only punishment for laziness; there is also the success of others.
You lose nothing when fighting for a cause ... In my mind the losers are those who don't have a cause they care about.
If you paint in your mind a picture of bright and happy expectations, you put yourself into a condition conducive to your goal.
Waste no more time arguing about what a good man should be. Be one.
You'll never do a whole lot unless you're brave enough to try.
Always do what is right. It will gratify half of mankind and astound the other.
If we go down into ourselves, we find that we possess exactly what we desire.
No leader can be too far ahead of his followers.
Give yourself something to work toward - constantly.
Crave for a thing, you will get it. Renounce the craving, the object will follow you by itself.
I want to know what passion is. I want to feel something strongly.
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.
I don't think necessity is the mother of invention. Invention ... arises directly from idleness, possibly also from laziness. To save oneself trouble.