If you paint in your mind a picture of bright and happy expectations, you put yourself into a condition conducive to your goal.
Ability is what you're capable of doing. Motivation determines what you do. Attitude determines how well you do it.
When written in Chinese, the word 'crisis' is composed of two characters. One represents danger, the other opportunity.
Dare to live the life you have dreamed for yourself. Go forward and make your dreams come true.
Focus on where you want to go, not on what you fear.
Failure is not our only punishment for laziness; there is also the success of others.
Go on with what your heart tells you, or you will lose all.
Don't fear failure. Not failure, but low aim, is the crime. In great attempts it is glorious even to fail.
Defeat is not defeat unless accepted as a reality-in your own mind.
Ideas come from everything
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.
Keep your eyes on the stars, and your feet on the ground.
Stand up to your obstacles and do something about them. You will find that they haven't half the strength you think they have.
No leader can be too far ahead of his followers.
I don't do fashion, I AM fashion.
March on. Do not tarry. To go forward is to move toward perfection. March on, and fear not the thorns, or the sharp stones on life's path.
Whether you think you can, or you think you can't - you're right.
Sincerity and truth are the basis of every virtue.
The unexamined life is not worth living.
To go too far is as bad as to fall short.
The present is theirs; the future, for which I really worked, is mine.