When obstacles arise, you change your direction to reach your goal; you do not change your decision to get there.
Nobody can hurt me without my permission.
Memories of our lives, of our works and our deeds will continue in others.
I do not want to die rusting, I prefer to burn out.
He who is not courageous enough to take risks will accomplish nothing in life
Alone we can do so little; together we can do so much.
We cannot do everything at once, but we can do something at once.
No matter what people tell you, words and ideas can change the world.
To see me does not necessarily mean to see my face. To understand my thoughts is to have seen me.
We are what our thoughts have made us; so take care about what you think. Words are secondary. Thoughts live; they travel far.
Others have seen what is and asked why. I have seen what could be and asked why not.
I wouldn't say I was the best manager in the business. But I was in the top one.
Humans have come into being for the sake of each other, so either teach them, or learn to bear them.
Go on with what your heart tells you, or you will lose all.
If you spend too much time thinking about a thing, you'll never get it done.
The power for creating a better future is contained in the present moment: You create a good future by creating a good present.
You say I started out with practically nothing, but that isn't correct. We all start with all there is, it's how we use it that makes things possible.
The person who takes no chances generally has to take whatever is left when others are through choosing.
The deeds you do may be the only sermon some persons will hear today.
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.
It is our choices...that show what we truly are, far more than our abilities.