Don't let anyone tell you what you ought to like... Some wines that some experts think are absolutely exquisite don't appeal to me at all.
The marble not yet carved can hold the form of every thought the greatest artist has.
You shape your own destiny.
Imperfection is beauty, madness is genius and it's better to be absolutely ridiculous than absolutely boring.
Hating people because of their color is wrong. And it doesn't matter which color does the hating. It's just plain wrong.
Faith is taking the first step even when you can't see the whole staircase.
I may not have gone where I intended to go, but I think I have ended up where I needed to be.
We are citizens of the world. The tragedy of our times is that we do not know this.
Whenever a negative thought concerning your personal power comes to mind, deliberately voice a positive thought to cancel it out.
Dare to live the life you have dreamed for yourself. Go forward and make your dreams come true.
If you're not prepared to be wrong, you'll never come up with anything original.
Our greatest glory is not in never falling but in rising every time we fall.
The men who have succeeded are men who have chosen one line and stuck to it.
You can wish for things in the future to be different, but in this moment you have to accept things as they are.
Listen to many, speak to a few.
Victory is for those who can say 'Victory is mine'. Success is for those who can begin saying 'I will succeed' and say 'I have succeeded' in the end.
Perseverance is failing 19 times and succeeding the 20th.
People are capable, at any time in their lives, of doing what they dream of.
Courage is the thing. All goes if courage goes.
When obstacles arise, you change your direction to reach your goal; you do not change your decision to get there.
If you treat an individual as he is, he will remain how he is. But if you treat him as if he were what he ought to be and could be, he will become what he ought to be and could be