To go too far is as bad as to fall short.
Most people live and die with their music still unplayed. They never dare to try.
We are all in the gutter, but some of us are looking at the stars.
Somewhere, something incredible is waiting to be known.
If you treat an individual as he is, he will remain how he is. But if you treat him as if he were what he ought to be and could be, he will become what he ought to be and could be
Memories of our lives, of our works and our deeds will continue in others.
When you're at the end of your rope, tie a knot and hold on
You have power over your mind - not outside events. Realize this, and you will find strength.
The duty of youth is to challenge corruption.
When I'm good, I'm very good, but when I'm bad, I'm better.
The great art of life is sensation, to feel that we exist, even in pain.
If we ever forget that we're one nation under God, then we will be one nation gone under.
It's always too early to quit.
To be yourself in a world that is constantly trying to make you something else is the greatest accomplishment.
If you paint in your mind a picture of bright and happy expectations, you put yourself into a condition conducive to your goal.
As long as I'm in great shape, nobody beats me, for sure.
Whatever you are, be a good one.
Great spirits have always encountered violent opposition from mediocre minds.
Stop acting so small. You are the universe in ecstatic motion.
The question isn't who is going to let me; it's who is going to stop me.
Faith is taking the first step even when you can't see the whole staircase.