The desire to reach for the stars is ambitious. The desire to reach hearts is wise.
A man is but the product of his thoughts. What he thinks, he becomes.
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.
Don?t only practice your art, but force your way into its secrets, for it and knowledge can raise men to the divine.
I know in my heart that man is good, that what is right will always eventually triumph, and there is purpose and worth to each and every life.
We are all motivated by a keen desire for praise, and the better a man is, the more he is inspired by glory.
It may have been in pieces, but I gave you the best of me.
Keep your face always toward the sunshine - and shadows will fall behind you.
When they say the sky's the limit to me that's really true
Failure is not our only punishment for laziness; there is also the success of others.
I donít think we are going to become extinct. We are very clever and very resourceful.
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.
Identify your problems but give your power and energy to solutions
First ask yourself: What is the worst that can happen? Then prepare to accept it. Then proceed to improve on the worst.
Diligence is the mother of good fortune. And idleness, its opposite, never brought a man to the goal of any of his best wishes.
Whenever a negative thought concerning your personal power comes to mind, deliberately voice a positive thought to cancel it out.
Never let the future disturb you. You will meet it, if you have to, with the same weapons of reason which today arm you against the present.
A liar will not be believed even when he speaks the truth.
We're lost, but we're making good time
People throw stones at you and you convert them into milestones.