It is only when the mind is free from the old that it meets everything anew, and in that there is joy.
Whatever you do will be insignificant, but it is very important that you do it.
When you believe in a thing, believe in it all the way, implicitly and unquestionably.
Self-confidence is the first requisite to great undertakings.
Too much sanity may be madness - and the maddest of all is to see life as it is and not as it should be.
Others have seen what is and asked why. I have seen what could be and asked why not.
Make today worth remembering.
To give pleasure to a single heart by a single act is better than a thousand heads bowing in prayer.
The greatest thing in the world is to know how to belong to oneself.
Do what you can, with what you have, where you are.
The world is the great gymnasium where we come to make ourselves strong.
Cultivate your curves - they may be dangerous but they won't be avoided.
Our patience will achieve more than our force.
To be a great champion you must believe you are the best. If youre not, pretend you are.
A man's work is nothing but this slow trek to rediscover, through the detours of art, those two or three great and simple images in whose presence his heart first opened.
Repetition of the same thought or physical action develops into a habit which, repeated frequently enough, becomes an automatic reflex.
Do not count your chickens before they are hatched.
It's the possibility of having a dream come true that makes life interesting.
Take things as they are. Punch when you have to punch. Kick when you have to kick.
Don't get set into one form, adapt it and build your own, and let it grow, be like water.
I am not what happened to me, I am what I choose to become.