Diligence is the mother of good fortune. And idleness, its opposite, never brought a man to the goal of any of his best wishes.
Every intention is a trigger for transformation.
Only when I fall do I get up again.
The time is always right to do the right thing
Ask for what you want and be prepared to get it!
We cannot direct the wind, but we can adjust the sails.
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.
There is a candle in your heart, ready to be kindled. There is a void in your soul, ready to be filled. You feel it, donít you?
To go too far is as bad as to fall short.
If you can't you must, and if you must you can.
When you arise in the morning think of what a privilege it is to be alive, to think, to enjoy, to love ...
One person with a belief is equal to a force of ninety-nine who have only interests.
Change will not come if we wait for some other person, or if we wait for some other time. We are the ones we've been waiting for. We are the change that we seek.
You have power over your mind - not outside events. Realize this, and you will find strength.
People die from typewriters falling on their heads.
Insanity is doing the same thing over and over again and expecting different results.
If you can dream it, you can do it.
I have a dream that one day little black boys and girls will be holding hands with little white boys and girls.
Things may come to those who wait but only the things left by those who hustle.
A pure hand needs no glove to cover it.
It is our choices...that show what we truly are, far more than our abilities.