Neither worse then or better is a thing made by being praised.
We do not consider our principles as dogmas contained in books said to come from heaven. We derive our inspiration, not from heaven, or the unseen world, but directly from life.
People should pursue what they're passionate about. That will make them happier than pretty much anything else.
Do you want to know who you are? Don't ask. Act! Action will delineate and define you.
Freedom and independence form my character.
Change the way you look at things and the things you look at change.
We must have perserverence and above all confidence in ourselves. We must believe that we are gifted for something.
If you think in terms of a year, plant a seed; if in terms of ten years, plant trees; if in terms of 100 years, teach the people.
The first rule is to keep an untroubled spirit. The second is to look things in the face and know them for what they are.
We need never be ashamed of our tears.
All the darkness in the world cannot extinguish the light of a single candle.
Do not be afraid. Do not be satisfied with mediocrity. Put out into the deep and let down your nets for a catch.
The great art of life is sensation, to feel that we exist, even in pain.
Only when I fall do I get up again.
A bird doesn't sing because it has an answer, it sings because it has a song.
In essence, if we want to direct our lives, we must take control of our consistent actions. It's not what we do once in a while that shapes our lives, but what we do consistently.
Wealth is not about having a lot of money; it's about having a lot of options.
Dare to live the life you have dreamed for yourself. Go forward and make your dreams come true.
A liar will not be believed even when he speaks the truth.
Faith is taking the first step even when you can't see the whole staircase.
The greatest thing in the world is to know how to belong to oneself.