After all is said and done, more is said than done.
When it comes down to it, I let them think what they want. If they care enough to bother with what I do, then I'm already better than them.
If you want a thing done well, do it yourself.
Keep your face always toward the sunshine - and shadows will fall behind you.
Differences are not intended to separate, to alienate. We are different precisely in order to realize our need of one another.
If you paint in your mind a picture of bright and happy expectations, you put yourself into a condition conducive to your goal.
You're never as good as everyone tells you when you win, and you're never as bad as they say when you lose.
Crave for a thing, you will get it. Renounce the craving, the object will follow you by itself.
Do not look for approval except for the consciousness of doing your best.
It is greed to do all the talking but not to want to listen at all.
The great secret of true success, of true happiness, is this: the man or woman who asks for no return, the perfectly unselfish person, is the most successful.
You see things; you say, 'Why?' But I dream things that never were; and I say 'Why not?
A thing worth having is a thing worth cheating for.
Be not ashamed women, ... You are the gates of the body, and you are the gates of the soul.
The desire to reach for the stars is ambitious. The desire to reach hearts is wise.
Status quo, you know, is Latin for 'the mess we're in'.
We are all in the gutter, but some of us are looking at the stars.
When I go, God's going to have to give up his favourite chair.
Keep away from people who try to belittle your ambitions. Small people always do that, but the really great make you feel that you, too, can become great.
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.
Do not let it be your aim to be something, but to be someone.