Write it on your heart that every day is the best day in the year.
When every physical and mental resource is focused, one's power to solve a problem multiplies tremendously.
As a child of God, I am greater than anything that can happen to me.
Out of suffering have emerged the strongest souls; the most massive characters are seared with scars.
People who say it cannot be done should not interrupt those who are doing it.
Most people live and die with their music still unplayed. They never dare to try.
Do not worry about holding high position; worry rather about playing your proper role.
The crisis of today is the joke of tomorrow.
Cultivate your curves - they may be dangerous but they won't be avoided.
We were a family who had come from nothing and now we had respect from French people of all sorts.
No one is free who has not obtained the empire of himself. No man is free who cannot command himself.
If you get up in the morning and think the future is going to be better, it is a bright day. Otherwise, it's not.
It always seems impossible until it's done.
March on. Do not tarry. To go forward is to move toward perfection. March on, and fear not the thorns, or the sharp stones on life's path.
Wanting to be someone else is a waste of who you are
Never let the future disturb you. You will meet it, if you have to, with the same weapons of reason which today arm you against the present.
Don?t only practice your art, but force your way into its secrets, for it and knowledge can raise men to the divine.
You have to work hard to get to the top of your game. I think every writer has doubts! I still do all the time.
It is greed to do all the talking but not to want to listen at all.
My mother said to me, 'If you are a soldier, you will become a general. If you are a monk, you will become the Pope.' Instead, I was a painter, and became Picasso.
My advice to other disabled people would be, concentrate on things your disability doesn't prevent you doing well, and don't regret the things it interferes with. Don't be disabled in spirit as well as physically.