A person preaches well that lives well.
Parents can only give good advice or put them on the right paths, but the final forming of a person's character lies in their own hands
There is no terror in the bang, only in the anticipation of it.
The cure for boredom is curiosity.There is no cure for curiosity.
All that you accomplish or fail to accomplish with your life is the direct result of your thoughts.
A friend doesn't go on a diet because you are fat.
It is a process of diverting one's scattered forces into one powerful channel.
Reverence does not die with mortals, nor does it perish whether they live or die.
Every time you are tempted to react in the same old way, ask if you want to be a prisoner of the past or a pioneer of the future.
We can work together for a better world with men and women of goodwill, those who radiate the intrinsic goodness of humankind.
In just six weeks from the time the design was started, we had the motor on the block testing its power.
Work is the rent you pay for the room you occupy on earth.
If everything isn't black and white, I say, 'Why the hell not?'
All human actions have one or more of these seven causes: chance, nature, compulsion, habit, reason, passion, and desire.
Character is like a tree and reputation like a shadow. The shadow is what we think of it; the tree is the real thing.
It ain't over 'til it's over.
When I had nothing to lose, I had everything. When I stopped being who I am, I found myself.
Rhyme, that enslaved queen, that supreme charm of our poetry, that creator of our meter.
It does not do to dwell on dreams and forget to live.
The more intense the nature of a man, the more readily will he find meditation, and the more successfully will he practice it.
In my ballets, woman is first. Men are consorts. God made men to sing the praises of women. They are not equal to men: They are better.