Our patience will achieve more than our force.
Any book that helps a child to form a habit of reading, to make reading one of his deep and continuing needs, is good for him.
No great discovery was ever made without a bold guess.
Treat a work of art like a prince. Let it speak to you first.
When I go, God's going to have to give up his favourite chair.
You have brains in your head. You have feet in your shoes. You can steer yourself any direction you choose.
When you're curious, you find lots of interesting things to do.
Don't just read the easy stuff. You may be entertained by it, but you will never grow from it.
You got to get it while you can.
I would prefer even to fail with honor than win by cheating.
Find out who you are and do it on purpose.
You can chain me, you can torture me, you can even destroy this body, but you will never imprison my mind.
We are all motivated by a keen desire for praise, and the better a man is, the more he is inspired by glory.
If you paint in your mind a picture of bright and happy expectations, you put yourself into a condition conducive to your goal.
Argue not concerning God,re-examine all that you have been told at church or school or in any book, dismiss whatever insults your soul
Whatever you are, be a good one.
You're never as good as everyone tells you when you win, and you're never as bad as they say when you lose.
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.
Crave for a thing, you will get it. Renounce the craving, the object will follow you by itself.
If you can't you must, and if you must you can.
When written in Chinese, the word 'crisis' is composed of two characters. One represents danger, the other opportunity.