If we go down into ourselves, we find that we possess exactly what we desire.
One man with courage is a majority.
We must have perserverence and above all confidence in ourselves. We must believe that we are gifted for something.
The more you lose yourself in something bigger than yourself, the more energy you will have.
Do not let it be your aim to be something, but to be someone.
First ask yourself: What is the worst that can happen? Then prepare to accept it. Then proceed to improve on the worst.
You're never as good as everyone tells you when you win, and you're never as bad as they say when you lose.
Never tell all you know-not even to the person you know best.
After climbing a great hill, one only finds that there are many more hills to climb.
The real man smiles in trouble, gathers strength from distress, and grows brave by reflection.
Others have seen what is and asked why. I have seen what could be and asked why not.
To myself I am only a child playing on the beach, while vast oceans of truth lie undiscovered before me.
My optimism wears heavy boots and is loud.
In life, you need either inspiration or desperation.
It's what you learn after you know it all that counts.
The men who have succeeded are men who have chosen one line and stuck to it.
Great spirits have always encountered violent opposition from mediocre minds.
I can never stand still. I must explore and experiment. I am never satisfied with my work. I resent the limitations of my own imagination.
When I give, I give myself.
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
The starting point of all achievement is desire.