Some people regard discipline as a chore. For me, it is a kind of order that sets me free to fly.
Character isn't something you were born with and can't change, like your fingerprints. It's something you weren't born with and must take responsibility for forming.
Memories of our lives, of our works and our deeds will continue in others.
You got to get it while you can.
Instead of worrying about what people say of you, why not spend time trying to accomplish something they will admire
They alone live, who live for others.
Perseverance and spirit have done wonders in all ages.
Imperfection is beauty, madness is genius and it's better to be absolutely ridiculous than absolutely boring.
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.
Learn from yesterday, live for today, hope for tomorrow.
Why live an ordinary life, when you can live an extraordinary one.
Gratitude is an illness suffered by dogs.
You have to make the rules, not follow them.
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.
Once you have tasted flight, you will forever walk the earth with your eyes turned skyward, for there you have been, and there you will always long to return.
Others have seen what is and asked why. I have seen what could be and asked why not.
When I go, God's going to have to give up his favourite chair.
People don't realize how a man's whole life can be changed by one book.
Life isn't about finding yourself. Life is about creating yourself.
Look up at the stars and not down at your feet. Try to make sense of what you see, and wonder about what makes the universe exist. Be curious.
Your talent determines what you can do. Your motivation determines how much you are willing to do. Your attitude determines how well you do it.