Any book that helps a child to form a habit of reading, to make reading one of his deep and continuing needs, is good for him.
Find out who you are and do it on purpose.
They deem me mad because I will not sell my days for gold; and I deem them mad because they think my days have a price.
Truth can be stated in a thousand different ways, yet each one can be true.
If you can't you must, and if you must you can.
A bird doesn't sing because it has an answer, it sings because it has a song.
Why live an ordinary life, when you can live an extraordinary one.
The question isn't who is going to let me; it's who is going to stop me.
If you don't like something, change it. If you can't change it, change your attitude. Don't complain.
They alone live, who live for others.
A pure hand needs no glove to cover it.
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.
I want to know what passion is. I want to feel something strongly.
The time is always right to do the right thing
Argue not concerning God,re-examine all that you have been told at church or school or in any book, dismiss whatever insults your soul
What I stand for is what I stand on.
Do you want to know who you are? Don't ask. Act! Action will delineate and define you.
Focus on where you want to go, not on what you fear.
Good thoughts bear good fruit, bad thoughts bear bad fruit.
Only the wisest and stupidest of men never change.
There is no passion to be found playing small - in settling for a life that is less than the one you are capable of living.