Identify your problems but give your power and energy to solutions
They alone live, who live for others.
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.
I dream my painting and I paint my dream.
Don't complain about the snow on your neighbor's roof when your own doorstep is unclean.
Motivation is what gets you started. Habit is what keeps you going.
It is our choices...that show what we truly are, far more than our abilities.
We are citizens of the world. The tragedy of our times is that we do not know this.
He that can have patience can have what he will.
If you can't feed a hundred people, then just feed one.
Imagination is everything. It is the preview of life's coming attractions.
Why live an ordinary life, when you can live an extraordinary one.
There is no passion to be found playing small - in settling for a life that is less than the one you are capable of living.
However many holy words you read, however many you speak, what good will they do you if you do not act on upon them?
You are not here merely to make a living. You are here in order to enable the world to live more amply, with greater vision, with a finer spirit of hope and achievement. You are here to enrich the world, and to impoverish yourself if you forget the errand.
I am as bad as the worst, but, thank God, I am as good as the best.
First ask yourself: What is the worst that can happen? Then prepare to accept it. Then proceed to improve on the worst.
The desire to reach for the stars is ambitious. The desire to reach hearts is wise.
Though the road's been rocky it sure feels good to me.
If you can dream it, you can do it.
Character isn't something you were born with and can't change, like your fingerprints. It's something you weren't born with and must take responsibility for forming.