Nobody can hurt me without my permission.
Great spirits have always encountered violent opposition from mediocre minds.
When everything seems to be going against you, remember that the airplane takes off against the wind, not with it ....
Neither worse then or better is a thing made by being praised.
I don't do fashion, I AM fashion.
I'm not telling you it's going to be easy - I'm telling you it's going to be worth it.
The fishermen know that the sea is dangerous and the storm terrible, but they have never found these dangers sufficient reason for remaining ashore.
You can chain me, you can torture me, you can even destroy this body, but you will never imprison my mind.
It's always too early to quit.
If the only tool you have is a hammer, you tend to see every problem as a nail.
Whatever lifts the corners of your mouth, trust that.
No matter what people tell you, words and ideas can change the world.
Don't fear failure. Not failure, but low aim, is the crime. In great attempts it is glorious even to fail.
Failure is not our only punishment for laziness; there is also the success of others.
Human dignity consists in the role we must play in our own perfection. Taking a role in our own self-completion is the highest expression of our creativity.
If you can accept losing, you can't win.
A pure hand needs no glove to cover it.
I am not what happened to me, I am what I choose to become.
We must have perserverence and above all confidence in ourselves. We must believe that we are gifted for something.
Anything that makes weak - physically, intellectually and spiritually, reject it as poison.
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.