Fantasy is an exercise bicycle for the mind. It might not take you anywhere, but it tones up the muscles that can. Of course, I could be wrong.
If you don't know, the thing to do is not to get scared, but to learn.
Yelling at living things does tend to kill the spirit in them. Sticks and stones may break our bones, but words will break our hearts...
Be more concerned with your character than your reputation, because your character is what you really are, while your reputation is merely what others think you are.
I'll try anything once, twice if I like it, three times to make sure.
For every man there exists a bait which he cannot resist swallowing.
Trust in dreams, for in them is hidden the gate to eternity.
If my life is going to mean anything, I have to live it myself.
Work gives you meaning and purpose and life is empty without it.
If you can't feed a hundred people, then just feed one.
Only those are fit to live who do not fear to die; and none are fit to die who have shrunk from the joy of life and the duty of life. Both life and death are parts of the same Great Adventure.
The men who have succeeded are men who have chosen one line and stuck to it.
It may have been in pieces, but I gave you the best of me.
Some people don't like change, but you need to embrace change if the alternative is disaster.
Don't fear failure. Not failure, but low aim, is the crime. In great attempts it is glorious even to fail.
In a day, when you don't come across any problems - you can be sure that you are travelling in a wrong path.
The best way out is always through.
Employ your time in improving yourself by other men's writings so that you shall come easily by what others have labored hard for.
To see me does not necessarily mean to see my face. To understand my thoughts is to have seen me.
We cannot direct the wind, but we can adjust the sails.
A painter should begin every canvas with a wash of black, because all things in nature are dark except where exposed by the light.