Great spirits have always encountered violent opposition from mediocre minds.
A bird doesn't sing because it has an answer, it sings because it has a song.
So early in my life, I had learned that if you want something, you had better make some noise.
Focus on where you want to go, not on what you fear.
The secret of health for both mind and body is not to mourn for the past, nor to worry about the future, but to live the present moment wisely and earnestly.
Don't get set into one form, adapt it and build your own, and let it grow, be like water.
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
Our patience will achieve more than our force.
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.
They say Rome wasn't built in a day, but I wasn't on that particular job.
When you're at the end of your rope, tie a knot and hold on
You got to get it while you can.
And, when you want something, all the universe conspires in helping you to achieve it.
The power for creating a better future is contained in the present moment: You create a good future by creating a good present.
You have to dream before your dreams can come true.
Be yourself; everyone else is already taken.
I am always doing that which I can not do, in order that I may learn how to do it.
I don't do fashion, I AM fashion.
It may have been in pieces, but I gave you the best of me.
After all is said and done, more is said than done.
Out of intense complexities intense simplicities emerge.