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.
The real man smiles in trouble, gathers strength from distress, and grows brave by reflection.
Drink moderately, for drunkenness neither keeps a secret nor observes a promise.
Imagination is everything. It is the preview of life's coming attractions.
After all is said and done, more is said than done.
The greatest sin is to think yourself weak
People die from typewriters falling on their heads.
Diligence is the mother of good fortune. And idleness, its opposite, never brought a man to the goal of any of his best wishes.
If you enter this world knowing you are loved and you leave this world knowing the same, then everything that happens in between can be dealt with.
Work gives you meaning and purpose and life is empty without it.
Learn from yesterday, live for today, hope for tomorrow.
People are capable, at any time in their lives, of doing what they dream of.
If we go down into ourselves, we find that we possess exactly what we desire.
I will take fate by the throat; it will never bend me completely to its will.
Neither worse then or better is a thing made by being praised.
People don't realize how a man's whole life can be changed by one book.
Self-confidence is the first requisite to great undertakings.
Life is entrusted to man as a treasure which must not be squandered, as a talent which must be used well.
Identify your problems but give your power and energy to solutions
He was a dreamer, a thinker, a speculative philosopher... or, as his wife would have it, an idiot.
It's not what you look at that matters, it's what you see.