Yesterday is gone. Tomorrow has not yet come. We have only today. Let us begin.
You get in life what you have the courage to ask for.
Don't just read the easy stuff. You may be entertained by it, but you will never grow from it.
Knowing what's right doesn't mean much unless you do what's right.
The way I see it, if you want the rainbow, you gotta put up with the rain.
Focus on where you want to go, not on what you fear.
I can be changed by what happens to me. But I refuse to be reduced by it.
Alone we can do so little; together we can do so much.
Some people regard discipline as a chore. For me, it is a kind of order that sets me free to fly.
Be yourself; everyone else is already taken.
No great discovery was ever made without a bold guess.
Ability is what you're capable of doing. Motivation determines what you do. Attitude determines how well you do it.
Great work requires great and persistent effort for a long time. … Character has to be established through a thousand stumbles.
There is always room at the top.
If you want a thing done well, do it yourself.
When we see men of a contrary character, we should turn inwards and examine ourselves.
Don't ever take a fence down until you know why it was put up.
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.
If you don't like something, change it. If you can't change it, change your attitude. Don't complain.
To myself I am only a child playing on the beach, while vast oceans of truth lie undiscovered before me.
He was a dreamer, a thinker, a speculative philosopher... or, as his wife would have it, an idiot.