Diligence is the mother of good fortune. And idleness, its opposite, never brought a man to the goal of any of his best wishes.
We are all in the gutter, but some of us are looking at the stars.
Freedom and independence form my character.
Don't find fault, find a remedy; anybody can complain
Effort only fully releases its reward after a person refuses to quit.
You must find the place inside yourself where nothing is impossible.
The key to immortality is first living a life worth remembering.
Do not look for approval except for the consciousness of doing your best.
I just couldn't take school seriously: I had this guitar neck with four frets which I kept hidden under the desk. It had strings on it so I would practice my chord shapes under the desk and that's about all I did at school.
There is a candle in your heart, ready to be kindled. There is a void in your soul, ready to be filled. You feel it, donít you?
I'm not telling you it's going to be easy - I'm telling you it's going to be worth it.
If my life is going to mean anything, I have to live it myself.
The question isn't who is going to let me; it's who is going to stop me.
You are not here merely to make a living. You are here in order to enable the world to live more amply, with greater vision, with a finer spirit of hope and achievement. You are here to enrich the world, and to impoverish yourself if you forget the errand.
Life is like riding a bicycle. To keep your balance, you must keep moving.
Pizza makes me think that anything is possible.
The duty of youth is to challenge corruption.
Wanting to be someone else is a waste of who you are
Our lives begin to end the day we become silent about things that matter.
As a child of God, I am greater than anything that can happen to me.
All wealth is the product of labor.