Dare to be free, dare to go as far as your thought leads, and dare to carry that out in your life.
People throw stones at you and you convert them into milestones.
Be not ashamed women, ... You are the gates of the body, and you are the gates of the soul.
Treat a work of art like a prince. Let it speak to you first.
Ask for what you want and be prepared to get it!
We cannot solve our problems with the same thinking we used when we created them.
If you can't fly then run, if you can't run then walk, if you can't walk then crawl, but whatever you do you have to keep moving forward.
Lack of direction, not lack of time, is the problem. We all have twenty-four hour days.
We travel. Some of us forever. To seek other states, other lives, other souls.
Neither worse then or better is a thing made by being praised.
You are not here merely to make a living. You are here in order to enable the world to live more amply, with greater vision, with a finer spirit of hope and achievement. You are here to enrich the world, and to impoverish yourself if you forget the errand.
What lies behind us and what lies before us are tiny matters compared to what lies within us.
A long apprenticeship is the most logical way to success. The only alternative is overnight stardom, but I can't give you a formula for that.
Yelling at living things does tend to kill the spirit in them. Sticks and stones may break our bones, but words will break our hearts...
Perseverance and spirit have done wonders in all ages.
Wanting to be someone else is a waste of who you are
In essence, if we want to direct our lives, we must take control of our consistent actions. It's not what we do once in a while that shapes our lives, but what we do consistently.
Don't just read the easy stuff. You may be entertained by it, but you will never grow from it.
It's always too early to quit.
Failure is not our only punishment for laziness; there is also the success of others.
To give pleasure to a single heart by a single act is better than a thousand heads bowing in prayer.