When you're at the end of your rope, tie a knot and hold on
You can't live a perfect day until you do something for someone who will never be able to repay you.
Keep your face always toward the sunshine - and shadows will fall behind you.
Dare to be free, dare to go as far as your thought leads, and dare to carry that out in your life.
Write it on your heart that every day is the best day in the year.
No one is free who has not obtained the empire of himself. No man is free who cannot command himself.
Improvement makes strait roads, but the crooked roads without Improvement, are roads of Genius.
He was a dreamer, a thinker, a speculative philosopher... or, as his wife would have it, an idiot.
Life is entrusted to man as a treasure which must not be squandered, as a talent which must be used well.
There is only one corner of the universe you can be certain of improving, and that's your own self.
Always remember you are braver than you believe, stronger than you seem, smarter than you think and twice as beautiful as you’ve ever imagined.
There is no passion to be found playing small - in settling for a life that is less than the one you are capable of living.
Focus on where you want to go, not on what you fear.
If you enter this world knowing you are loved and you leave this world knowing the same, then everything that happens in between can be dealt with.
Repetition of the same thought or physical action develops into a habit which, repeated frequently enough, becomes an automatic reflex.
Don't just read the easy stuff. You may be entertained by it, but you will never grow from it.
Champions aren't made in the gyms. Champions are made from something they have deep inside them - a desire, a dream, a vision.
Sincerity and truth are the basis of every virtue.
When obstacles arise, you change your direction to reach your goal; you do not change your decision to get there.
I'll try anything once, twice if I like it, three times to make sure.
To be yourself in a world that is constantly trying to make you something else is the greatest accomplishment.