When I'm good, I'm very good, but when I'm bad, I'm better.
Crave for a thing, you will get it. Renounce the craving, the object will follow you by itself.
Why live an ordinary life, when you can live an extraordinary one.
Any book that helps a child to form a habit of reading, to make reading one of his deep and continuing needs, is good for him.
Let yourself be silently drawn by the stronger pull of what you really love.
Man needs his difficulties because they are necessary to enjoy success.
How wrong is it for a woman to expect the man to build the world she wants, rather than to create it herself?
Nothing is impossible, the word itself says 'I am possible'
People don't realize how a man's whole life can be changed by one book.
The greatest accomplishment is not in never falling, but in rising again after you fall.
Human dignity consists in the role we must play in our own perfection. Taking a role in our own self-completion is the highest expression of our creativity.
Don't just read the easy stuff. You may be entertained by it, but you will never grow from it.
I have always found that mercy bears richer fruits than strict justice.
The greatest sin is to think yourself weak
Employ your time in improving yourself by other men's writings so that you shall come easily by what others have labored hard for.
If you can dream it, you can do it. Always remember that this whole thing was started with a dream and a mouse.
It's not what you look at that matters, it's what you see.
The past cannot be changed. The future is yet in your power.
Yesterday is gone. Tomorrow has not yet come. We have only today. Let us begin.
A sudden dart when a little over a hundred feet from the end of the track, or a little over 120 feet from the point at which it rose into the air, ended the flight.
To be yourself in a world that is constantly trying to make you something else is the greatest accomplishment.