You have to dream before your dreams can come true.
First ask yourself: What is the worst that can happen? Then prepare to accept it. Then proceed to improve on the worst.
He was a dreamer, a thinker, a speculative philosopher... or, as his wife would have it, an idiot.
To attain the impossible, one must attempt the absurd.
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.
I do not care so much what I am to others as I care what I am to myself.
People throw stones at you and you convert them into milestones.
I may not have gone where I intended to go, but I think I have ended up where I needed to be.
If you can dream it, you can do it. Always remember that this whole thing was started with a dream and a mouse.
Ideas come from everything
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.
Winning isn't everything but wanting to win is.
First they ignore you, then they ridicule you, then they fight you, and then you win.
Though the road's been rocky it sure feels good to me.
Don't hit at all if it is honorably possible to avoid hitting; but never hit soft!
The superior man thinks only of virtue; the common man thinks only of comfort.
If you fell down yesterday, stand up today.
I want to know what passion is. I want to feel something strongly.
People who are unable to motivate themselves must be content with mediocrity, no matter how impressive their other talents.
A superior man is modest in his speech, but exceeds in his actions.
We are what we repeatedly do. Excellence, then, is not an act, but a habit.