Do not count your chickens before they are hatched.
Always do what is right. It will gratify half of mankind and astound the other.
Differences are not intended to separate, to alienate. We are different precisely in order to realize our need of one another.
You have to make the rules, not follow them.
Life isn't about finding yourself. Life is about creating yourself.
Everything you want is out there waiting for you to ask. Everything you want also wants you. But you have to take action to get it.
One man with courage is a majority.
You see things; you say, 'Why?' But I dream things that never were; and I say 'Why not?
He was a dreamer, a thinker, a speculative philosopher... or, as his wife would have it, an idiot.
To see me does not necessarily mean to see my face. To understand my thoughts is to have seen me.
Never look back unless you are planning to go that way.
The first rule is to keep an untroubled spirit. The second is to look things in the face and know them for what they are.
Courage isn't having the strength to go on - it is going on when you don't have strength.
You don't need a weather man to know which way the wind blows
The question isn't who is going to let me; it's who is going to stop me.
There is nothing in a caterpillar that tells you it's going to be a butterfly.
Waste no more time arguing about what a good man should be. Be one.
Be the change that you wish to see in the world.
Whatever you are, be a good one.
People are capable, at any time in their lives, of doing what they dream of.
When everything seems to be going against you, remember that the airplane takes off against the wind, not with it ....