People who are unable to motivate themselves must be content with mediocrity, no matter how impressive their other talents.
We cannot direct the wind, but we can adjust the sails.
To be yourself in a world that is constantly trying to make you something else is the greatest accomplishment.
Whatever you do will be insignificant, but it is very important that you do it.
Out of your vulnerabilities will come your strength.
Whatever lifts the corners of your mouth, trust that.
A long apprenticeship is the most logical way to success. The only alternative is overnight stardom, but I can't give you a formula for that.
Out of intense complexities intense simplicities emerge.
Always remember you are braver than you believe, stronger than you seem, smarter than you think and twice as beautiful as youíve ever imagined.
I hated every minute of training, but I said, 'Don't quit. Suffer now and live the rest of your life as a champion'.
People who say it cannot be done should not interrupt those who are doing it.
Get up, stand up, Stand up for your rights. Get up, stand up, Don't give up the fight.
I love those who can smile in trouble...
Employ your time in improving yourself by other men's writings so that you shall come easily by what others have labored hard for.
It is only when the mind is free from the old that it meets everything anew, and in that there is joy.
Your pain is the breaking of the shell that encloses your understanding.
Yelling at living things does tend to kill the spirit in them. Sticks and stones may break our bones, but words will break our hearts...
The starting point of all achievement is desire.
Everything you want is out there waiting for you to ask. Everything you want also wants you. But you have to take action to get it.
I donít think we are going to become extinct. We are very clever and very resourceful.
After climbing a great hill, one only finds that there are many more hills to climb.