Wanting to be someone else is a waste of who you are
Live as if you were to die tomorrow. Learn as if you were to live forever.
Faith is taking the first step even when you can't see the whole staircase.
When they say the sky's the limit to me that's really true
Great things are not done by impulse, but by a series of small things brought together.
You get in life what you have the courage to ask for.
All wealth is the product of labor.
We are all in the gutter, but some of us are looking at the stars.
I know in my heart that man is good, that what is right will always eventually triumph, and there is purpose and worth to each and every life.
You yourself, as much as anybody in the entire universe, deserve your love and affection.
If you fell down yesterday, stand up today.
If you can't feed a hundred people, then just feed one.
Argue not concerning God,re-examine all that you have been told at church or school or in any book, dismiss whatever insults your soul
The secret of genius is to carry the spirit of the child into old age, which means never losing your enthusiasm.
I don't think necessity is the mother of invention. Invention ... arises directly from idleness, possibly also from laziness. To save oneself trouble.
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.
Strength of mind rests in sobriety; for this keeps your reason unclouded by passion.
In life, you need either inspiration or desperation.
The superior man thinks only of virtue; the common man thinks only of comfort.
When it comes down to it, I let them think what they want. If they care enough to bother with what I do, then I'm already better than them.
Imagination will often carry us to worlds that never were, but without it we go nowhere.