First ask yourself: What is the worst that can happen? Then prepare to accept it. Then proceed to improve on the worst.
I am not bound to win, but I am bound to be true. I am not bound to succeed, but I am bound to live by the light that I have. I must stand with anybody that stands right, and stand with him while he is right, and part with him when he goes wrong.
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.
When obstacles arise, you change your direction to reach your goal; you do not change your decision to get there.
No great discovery was ever made without a bold guess.
I am always doing that which I can not do, in order that I may learn how to do it.
A goal is not always meant to be reached, it often serves simply as something to aim at.
Every problem has in it the seeds of its own solution. If you don't have any problems, you don't get any seeds.
Cultivate your curves - they may be dangerous but they won't be avoided.
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.
Be miserable. Or motivate yourself. Whatever has to be done, it's always your choice.
My advice to other disabled people would be, concentrate on things your disability doesn't prevent you doing well, and don't regret the things it interferes with. Don't be disabled in spirit as well as physically.
Freedom from the desire for an answer is essential to the understanding of a problem.
I do not want to die rusting, I prefer to burn out.
Duty does not require any person to submit to the destruction of his personal ambitions and the right to live his own life in his own way.
I'd rather be hated for who I am, than loved for who I am not.
You'll never do a whole lot unless you're brave enough to try.
You need a little bit of insanity to do great things.
If you get up in the morning and think the future is going to be better, it is a bright day. Otherwise, it's not.
Some people feel the rain. Others just get wet.
Go then if you must, but remember, no matter how foolish your deeds, those who love you will love you still.