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.
If you enter this world knowing you are loved and you leave this world knowing the same, then everything that happens in between can be dealt with.
For every man there exists a bait which he cannot resist swallowing.
My heroes are the ones who survived doing it wrong, who made mistakes, but recovered from them.
I do not care so much what I am to others as I care what I am to myself.
If you treat an individual as he is, he will remain how he is. But if you treat him as if he were what he ought to be and could be, he will become what he ought to be and could be
Keep away from people who try to belittle your ambitions. Small people always do that, but the really great make you feel that you, too, can become great.
Give yourself something to work toward - constantly.
Status quo, you know, is Latin for 'the mess we're in'.
With realization of one's own potential and self-confidence in one's ability, one can build a better world.
Be yourself, let you come through.
The only way of discovering the limits of the possible is to venture a little way past them into the impossible.
I have always found that mercy bears richer fruits than strict justice.
Freedom from the desire for an answer is essential to the understanding of a problem.
We're lost, but we're making good time
Go on with what your heart tells you, or you will lose all.
If I find 10,000 ways something won't work, I haven't failed. I am not discouraged, because every wrong attempt discarded is another step forward.
Life is 10 percent what happens to you and ninety percent how you respond to it.
Focus on where you want to go, not on what you fear.
There is always room at the top.
Our life is what our thoughts make it.