No one is free who has not obtained the empire of himself. No man is free who cannot command himself.
Plan your work - work your plan. Lack of system produces that 'I'm swamped' feeling.
Only the wisest and stupidest of men never change.
Whatever you can do or dream you can, begin it. Boldness has genius, power and magic in it!
My advice to other disabled people would be, concentrate on things your disability doesn't prevent you doing well, and don't regret the things it interferes with. Don't be disabled in spirit as well as physically.
The more you lose yourself in something bigger than yourself, the more energy you will have.
Why live an ordinary life, when you can live an extraordinary one.
We are all in the gutter, but some of us are looking at the stars.
Aim for the highest.
Always do what is right. It will gratify half of mankind and astound the other.
Great spirits have always encountered violent opposition from mediocre minds.
We are what we repeatedly do. Excellence, then, is not an act, but a habit.
Do you want to know who you are? Don't ask. Act! Action will delineate and define you.
It is greed to do all the talking but not to want to listen at all.
Be miserable. Or motivate yourself. Whatever has to be done, it's always your choice.
Imagination will often carry us to worlds that never were, but without it we go nowhere.
Others have seen what is and asked why. I have seen what could be and asked why not.
Every problem is a gift - without problems we would not grow.
I do not want to die rusting, I prefer to burn out.
Treat a work of art like a prince. Let it speak to you first.
Some people feel the rain. Others just get wet.