Too much sanity may be madness - and the maddest of all is to see life as it is and not as it should be.
We cannot do everything at once, but we can do something at once.
To myself I am only a child playing on the beach, while vast oceans of truth lie undiscovered before me.
If we command our wealth, we shall be rich and free. If our wealth commands us, we are poor indeed.
When you're curious, you find lots of interesting things to do.
Don't let anyone tell you what you ought to like... Some wines that some experts think are absolutely exquisite don't appeal to me at all.
First ask yourself: What is the worst that can happen? Then prepare to accept it. Then proceed to improve on the worst.
Always do what you are afraid to do.
Others have seen what is and asked why. I have seen what could be and asked why not.
Make the most of yourself....for that is all there is of you.
It is greed to do all the talking but not to want to listen at all.
When I was in college, I wanted to be involved in things that would change the world.
The crisis of today is the joke of tomorrow.
I'm sorry I wrote you such a long letter; I didn't have time to write a short one.
Life isn't about finding yourself. Life is about creating yourself.
Give yourself something to work toward - constantly.
All thinking men are atheists.
If you can dream it, you can do it. Always remember that this whole thing was started with a dream and a mouse.
Hating people because of their color is wrong. And it doesn't matter which color does the hating. It's just plain wrong.
The only way of finding the limits of the possible is by going beyond them into the impossible.
In essence, if we want to direct our lives, we must take control of our consistent actions. It's not what we do once in a while that shapes our lives, but what we do consistently.