Do you want to know who you are? Don't ask. Act! Action will delineate and define you.
If my life is going to mean anything, I have to live it myself.
I'd rather be hated for who I am, than loved for who I am not.
Neither seek nor avoid, take what comes.
Fantasy is an exercise bicycle for the mind. It might not take you anywhere, but it tones up the muscles that can. Of course, I could be wrong.
We cannot solve our problems with the same thinking we used when we created them.
Some people don't like change, but you need to embrace change if the alternative is disaster.
The fact that the great scientist believed in flying machines was the one thing that encouraged us to begin our studies.
Only those are fit to live who do not fear to die; and none are fit to die who have shrunk from the joy of life and the duty of life. Both life and death are parts of the same Great Adventure.
The present is theirs; the future, for which I really worked, is mine.
Great things are not done by impulse, but by a series of small things brought together.
Whenever a negative thought concerning your personal power comes to mind, deliberately voice a positive thought to cancel it out.
There is no passion to be found playing small - in settling for a life that is less than the one you are capable of living.
People throw stones at you and you convert them into milestones.
The duty of youth is to challenge corruption.
Scar tissue is stronger than regular tissue. Realize the strength, move on.
Imperfection is beauty, madness is genius and it's better to be absolutely ridiculous than absolutely boring.
Climbing to the top demands strength, whether it is to the top of Mount Everest or to the top of your career.
I am not what happened to me, I am what I choose to become.
What's the world's greatest lie?... It's this: that at a certain point in our lives, we lose control of what's happening to us, and our lives become controlled by fate.
When everything seems to be going against you, remember that the airplane takes off against the wind, not with it ....