Storms make trees take deeper roots.
My optimism wears heavy boots and is loud.
We ask ourselves, who am I to be brilliant, gorgeous, handsome, talented and fabulous? Actually, who are you not to be?
To give real service, you must add something which cannot be bought or measured with money.
No matter what people tell you, words and ideas can change the world.
They say Rome wasn't built in a day, but I wasn't on that particular job.
The meaning of life is that it is to be lived, and it is not to be traded and conceptualized and squeezed into a patter of systems.
A man is but the product of his thoughts. What he thinks, he becomes.
We are what we repeatedly do. Excellence, then, is not an act, but a habit.
You'll never do a whole lot unless you're brave enough to try.
Don't stop chasing your dreams, because dreams do come true.
Find out who you are and do it on purpose.
When I'm good, I'm very good, but when I'm bad, I'm better.
However difficult life may seem, there is always something you can do and succeed at.
If you can dream it, you can do it. Always remember that this whole thing was started with a dream and a mouse.
The one excellent thing that can be learned from a lion is that whatever a man intends doing should be done by him with a whole-hearted and strenuous effort.
It's always too early to quit.
The superior man thinks only of virtue; the common man thinks only of comfort.
A hero is no braver than an ordinary man, but he is brave five minutes longer.
The question isn't who is going to let me; it's who is going to stop me.