You have brains in your head. You have feet in your shoes. You can steer yourself any direction you choose.
Above all things, respect yourself.
Our patience will achieve more than our force.
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.
When you're at the end of your rope, tie a knot and hold on
The greatest accomplishment is not in never falling, but in rising again after you fall.
Do not be afraid. Do not be satisfied with mediocrity. Put out into the deep and let down your nets for a catch.
If you fell down yesterday, stand up today.
You see things; you say, 'Why?' But I dream things that never were; and I say 'Why not?
I may not have gone where I intended to go, but I think I have ended up where I needed to be.
A bird doesn't sing because it has an answer, it sings because it has a song.
To succeed in your mission, you must have single-minded devotion to your goal.
Find out who you are. And do it on purpose.
Do you want to know who you are? Don't ask. Act! Action will delineate and define you.
Human dignity consists in the role we must play in our own perfection. Taking a role in our own self-completion is the highest expression of our creativity.
People who say it cannot be done should not interrupt those who are doing it.
The person who takes no chances generally has to take whatever is left when others are through choosing.
Courage is the most important of all the virtues, because without courage you can't practice any other virtue consistently. You can practice any virtue erratically, but nothing consistently without courage.
Failure is not our only punishment for laziness; there is also the success of others.
I not only use all the brains that I have, but all that I can borrow.
He that can have patience can have what he will.