The best way out is always through.
If we ever forget that we're one nation under God, then we will be one nation gone under.
Life isn't about finding yourself. Life is about creating yourself.
Start by doing what is necessary, then what is possible, and suddenly you are doing the impossible.
Don't complain about the snow on your neighbor's roof when your own doorstep is unclean.
The great art of life is sensation, to feel that we exist, even in pain.
Learn from yesterday, live for today, hope for tomorrow.
It may have been in pieces, but I gave you the best of me.
If you can't fly then run, if you can't run then walk, if you can't walk then crawl, but whatever you do you have to keep moving forward.
When you arise in the morning think of what a privilege it is to be alive, to think, to enjoy, to love ...
The marble not yet carved can hold the form of every thought the greatest artist has.
Make the most of yourself....for that is all there is of you.
You need a little bit of insanity to do great things.
A lot of people have gone further than they thought they could because someone else thought they could
We are what we repeatedly do. Excellence, then, is not an act, but a habit.
I long to accomplish a great and noble task; but it is my chief duty to accomplish small tasks as if they were great and noble
The secret of genius is to carry the spirit of the child into old age, which means never losing your enthusiasm.
In a conflict between the heart and the brain, follow your heart.
You have brains in your head. You have feet in your shoes. You can steer yourself any direction you choose.
Imperfection is beauty, madness is genius and it's better to be absolutely ridiculous than absolutely boring.
There is only one corner of the universe you can be certain of improving, and that's your own self.