Only when I fall do I get up again.
We cannot solve our problems with the same thinking we used when we created them.
Whatever you are, be a good one.
I don't think necessity is the mother of invention. Invention ... arises directly from idleness, possibly also from laziness. To save oneself trouble.
You can't live a perfect day until you do something for someone who will never be able to repay you.
Don't hit at all if it is honorably possible to avoid hitting; but never hit soft!
Be yourself; everyone else is already taken.
Identify your problems but give your power and energy to solutions
We cannot direct the wind, but we can adjust the sails.
You see things; you say, 'Why?' But I dream things that never were; and I say 'Why not?
You say I started out with practically nothing, but that isn't correct. We all start with all there is, it's how we use it that makes things possible.
I seldom end up where I wanted to go, but almost always end up where I need to be.
If my mind can conceive it, and my heart can believe it - then I can achieve it.
Champions aren't made in the gyms. Champions are made from something they have deep inside them - a desire, a dream, a vision.
If you treat an individual as he is, he will remain how he is. But if you treat him as if he were what he ought to be and could be, he will become what he ought to be and could be
Defeat is not defeat unless accepted as a reality-in your own mind.
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.
Too much sanity may be madness - and the maddest of all is to see life as it is and not as it should be.
Don?t only practice your art, but force your way into its secrets, for it and knowledge can raise men to the divine.
If you don't like the road you're walking, start paving another one.
Failure is not our only punishment for laziness; there is also the success of others.