Keep your face to the sunshine and you will never see the shadow.
Identify your problems but give your power and energy to solutions
A lot of legends, a lot of people, have come before me. But this is my time.
I will take fate by the throat; it will never bend me completely to its will.
Don't wish it were easier, wish you were better.
Go then if you must, but remember, no matter how foolish your deeds, those who love you will love you still.
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.
I don't think necessity is the mother of invention. Invention ... arises directly from idleness, possibly also from laziness. To save oneself trouble.
The deeds you do may be the only sermon some persons will hear today.
If you are humble nothing will touch you, neither praise nor disgrace, because you know what you are.
All wealth is the product of labor.
Live as if you were to die tomorrow. Learn as if you were to live forever.
I invented my life by taking for granted that everything I did not like would have an opposite, which I would like.
Happiness depends more on the inward disposition of mind than on outward circumstances.
When you believe in a thing, believe in it all the way, implicitly and unquestionably.
My mission in life is not merely to survive, but to thrive; and to do so with some passion, some compassion, some humor, and some style
People don't realize how a man's whole life can be changed by one book.
If we go down into ourselves, we find that we possess exactly what we desire.
I discover myself on the verge of a usual mistake.
Why live an ordinary life, when you can live an extraordinary one.
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.