You yourself, as much as anybody in the entire universe, deserve your love and affection.
Diligence is the mother of good fortune. And idleness, its opposite, never brought a man to the goal of any of his best wishes.
It's what you learn after you know it all that counts.
There is always room at the top.
It's not whether you got knocked down; it's whether you get back up.
I'd rather be an optimist and a fool than a pessimist and right.
We're lost, but we're making good time
Above all things, respect yourself.
I do not want to die rusting, I prefer to burn out.
You're never as good as everyone tells you when you win, and you're never as bad as they say when you lose.
All the darkness in the world cannot extinguish the light of a single candle.
Don?t only practice your art, but force your way into its secrets, for it and knowledge can raise men to the divine.
Some people regard discipline as a chore. For me, it is a kind of order that sets me free to fly.
Argue not concerning God,re-examine all that you have been told at church or school or in any book, dismiss whatever insults your soul
Happiness depends more on the inward disposition of mind than on outward circumstances.
Let yourself be silently drawn by the stronger pull of what you really love.
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.
It's not the load that breaks you down, it's the way you carry it.
I know in my heart that man is good, that what is right will always eventually triumph, and there is purpose and worth to each and every life.
Most people live and die with their music still unplayed. They never dare to try.
Winning isn't everything but wanting to win is.