The secret of genius is to carry the spirit of the child into old age, which means never losing your enthusiasm.
Dare to be free, dare to go as far as your thought leads, and dare to carry that out in your life.
Every problem is a gift - without problems we would not grow.
Work gives you meaning and purpose and life is empty without it.
Listen to many, speak to a few.
Cultivate your curves - they may be dangerous but they won't be avoided.
The three things that are most essential to achievement are common sense, hard work and stick-to-it-iv-nes
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.
A thing worth having is a thing worth cheating for.
Sincerity and truth are the basis of every virtue.
We delight in the beauty of the butterfly, but rarely admit the changes it has gone through to achieve that beauty.
If you think in terms of a year, plant a seed; if in terms of ten years, plant trees; if in terms of 100 years, teach the people.
Do what you can, with what you have, where you are.
We all have possibilities we don't know about. We can do things we don't even dream we can do.
Take things as they are. Punch when you have to punch. Kick when you have to kick.
People throw stones at you and you convert them into milestones.
When I go, God's going to have to give up his favourite chair.
It's all to do with the training: you can do a lot if you're properly trained.
Only in the darkness, you are able to see the stars.
The great art of life is sensation, to feel that we exist, even in pain.
To myself I am only a child playing on the beach, while vast oceans of truth lie undiscovered before me.