If the little bit you have is nothing special in itself, at least find a way of saying it that is a little bit special.
Once you learn to quit, it becomes a habit.
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.
It marks a big step in your development when you come to realize that other people can help you do a better job than you could do alone.
I'm sorry I wrote you such a long letter; I didn't have time to write a short one.
I think nature's imagination Is so much greater than man's, she's never going to let us relax.
You can wish for things in the future to be different, but in this moment you have to accept things as they are.
Lend yourself to others, but give yourself to yourself.
I do not care so much what I am to others as I care what I am to myself.
I confess that in 1901 I said to my brother Orville that man would not fly for fifty years.
If you enter this world knowing you are loved and you leave this world knowing the same, then everything that happens in between can be dealt with.
We must have perserverence and above all confidence in ourselves. We must believe that we are gifted for something.
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.
I not only use all the brains that I have, but all that I can borrow.
Change the way you look at things and the things you look at change.
Defeat is not defeat unless accepted as a reality-in your own mind.
Crave for a thing, you will get it. Renounce the craving, the object will follow you by itself.
I will take fate by the throat; it will never bend me completely to its will.
I wouldn't say I was the best manager in the business. But I was in the top one.
If you put off everything till you're sure of it, you'll never get anything done.
When you're at the end of your rope, tie a knot and hold on