You can wish for things in the future to be different, but in this moment you have to accept things as they are.
Status quo, you know, is Latin for 'the mess we're in'.
Truth can be stated in a thousand different ways, yet each one can be true.
Keep your face always toward the sunshine - and shadows will fall behind you.
The marble not yet carved can hold the form of every thought the greatest artist has.
Motivation is what gets you started. Habit is what keeps you going.
Only the wisest and stupidest of men never change.
Get up, stand up, Stand up for your rights. Get up, stand up, Don't give up the fight.
Human dignity consists in the role we must play in our own perfection. Taking a role in our own self-completion is the highest expression of our creativity.
You get in life what you have the courage to ask for.
Nobody can hurt me without my permission.
I not only use all the brains that I have, but all that I can borrow.
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.
Instead of worrying about what people say of you, why not spend time trying to accomplish something they will admire
Weakness of attitude becomes weakness of character.
Impossible is a word to be found only in the dictionary of fools.
Never tell all you know-not even to the person you know best.
There are no traffic jams on the extra mile.
Stand up to your obstacles and do something about them. You will find that they haven't half the strength you think they have.
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.
Listen to many, speak to a few.