We travel. Some of us forever. To seek other states, other lives, other souls.
Memories of our lives, of our works and our deeds will continue in others.
Our lives begin to end the day we become silent about things that matter.
You can wish for things in the future to be different, but in this moment you have to accept things as they are.
I can never stand still. I must explore and experiment. I am never satisfied with my work. I resent the limitations of my own imagination.
Only the wisest and stupidest of men never change.
Patience is bitter, but its fruit is sweet.
Never stand begging for what one has the power to earn.
The greatest sin is to think yourself weak
I don't think necessity is the mother of invention. Invention ... arises directly from idleness, possibly also from laziness. To save oneself trouble.
The superior man thinks only of virtue; the common man thinks only of comfort.
If we ever forget that we're one nation under God, then we will be one nation gone under.
Sincerity and truth are the basis of every virtue.
Everything you can imagine is real.
Knowing what's right doesn't mean much unless you do what's right.
One person with a belief is equal to a force of ninety-nine who have only interests.
Great work requires great and persistent effort for a long time. … Character has to be established through a thousand stumbles.
The starting point of all achievement is desire. Keep this constantly in mind. Weak desires bring weak results, just as a small amount of fire makes a small amount of heat.
The people who were trying to make this world worse are not taking the day off. Why should I?
Trust in dreams, for in them is hidden the gate to eternity.
The person who takes no chances generally has to take whatever is left when others are through choosing.