Self-confidence is the first requisite to great undertakings.
Stand up to your obstacles and do something about them. You will find that they haven't half the strength you think they have.
The power for creating a better future is contained in the present moment: You create a good future by creating a good present.
Whether you think you can, or you think you can't - you're right.
In life, you need either inspiration or desperation.
The secret to creativity is knowing how to hide your sources.
Go then if you must, but remember, no matter how foolish your deeds, those who love you will love you still.
Yesterday is gone. Tomorrow has not yet come. We have only today. Let us begin.
Ask for what you want and be prepared to get it!
I don't think necessity is the mother of invention. Invention ... arises directly from idleness, possibly also from laziness. To save oneself trouble.
Only when I fall do I get up again.
Be yourself; everyone else is already taken.
Somewhere, something incredible is waiting to be known.
Defeat is not defeat unless accepted as a reality-in your own mind.
The desire to reach for the stars is ambitious. The desire to reach hearts is wise.
I don't care what people think or say about me, I know who I am.
Our greatest glory is not in never falling but in rising every time we fall.
With realization of one's own potential and self-confidence in one's ability, one can build a better world.
For a man who no longer has a homeland, writing becomes a place to live.
The only way of discovering the limits of the possible is to venture a little way past them into the impossible.
A man is but the product of his thoughts. What he thinks, he becomes.