What does not destroy me, makes me strong.
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.
Keep away from people who try to belittle your ambitions. Small people always do that, but the really great make you feel that you, too, can become great.
A long apprenticeship is the most logical way to success. The only alternative is overnight stardom, but I can't give you a formula for that.
My dear friend, clear your mind of cant.
No matter what people tell you, words and ideas can change the world.
Laziness is nothing more than the habit of resting before you get tired.
Sincerity and truth are the basis of every virtue.
For a man who no longer has a homeland, writing becomes a place to live.
If you can dream it, you can do it.
Status quo, you know, is Latin for 'the mess we're in'.
If you don't like something, change it. If you can't change it, change your attitude. Don't complain.
It is our choices...that show what we truly are, far more than our abilities.
Great work requires great and persistent effort for a long time. … Character has to be established through a thousand stumbles.
Ideas come from everything
I discover myself on the verge of a usual mistake.
The marble not yet carved can hold the form of every thought the greatest artist has.
You shape your own destiny.
I'll try anything once, twice if I like it, three times to make sure.
Always remember you are braver than you believe, stronger than you seem, smarter than you think and twice as beautiful as you’ve ever imagined.
When you're curious, you find lots of interesting things to do.