Determine never to be idle. No person will have occasion to complain of the want of time, who never loses any. It is wonderful how much may be done, if we are always doing.
People who are unable to motivate themselves must be content with mediocrity, no matter how impressive their other talents.
Without ambition one starts nothing. Without work one finishes nothing. The prize will not be sent to you. You have to win it.
My advice to other disabled people would be, concentrate on things your disability doesn't prevent you doing well, and don't regret the things it interferes with. Don't be disabled in spirit as well as physically.
Be the change that you wish to see in the world.
We are all motivated by a keen desire for praise, and the better a man is, the more he is inspired by glory.
We need never be ashamed of our tears.
A bird doesn't sing because it has an answer, it sings because it has a song.
The one excellent thing that can be learned from a lion is that whatever a man intends doing should be done by him with a whole-hearted and strenuous effort.
Give yourself something to work toward - constantly.
Your success and happiness lies in you. Resolve to keep happy, and your joy and you shall form an invincible host against difficulties.
The duty of youth is to challenge corruption.
Diligence is the mother of good fortune. And idleness, its opposite, never brought a man to the goal of any of his best wishes.
Wanting to be someone else is a waste of who you are
There is nothing in a caterpillar that tells you it's going to be a butterfly.
When they say the sky's the limit to me that's really true
I'd rather be hated for who I am, than loved for who I am not.
Laziness is nothing more than the habit of resting before you get tired.
Though the road's been rocky it sure feels good to me.
We could all take a lesson from crayons: some are sharp, some are beautiful, some have weird names, and all are different colors, but they still learn to live in the same box...
Aim for the highest.