If you paint in your mind a picture of bright and happy expectations, you put yourself into a condition conducive to your goal.
It is our choices...that show what we truly are, far more than our abilities.
If we go down into ourselves, we find that we possess exactly what we desire.
You have brains in your head. You have feet in your shoes. You can steer yourself any direction you choose.
I just want to be able to play and make people feel good with what I do. When you're thinking that way, anything can happen. And, usually, what happens is good.
We are all in the gutter, but some of us are looking at the stars.
If you can't feed a hundred people, then just feed one.
Sincerity and truth are the basis of every virtue.
If you are humble nothing will touch you, neither praise nor disgrace, because you know what you are.
Great spirits have always encountered violent opposition from mediocre minds.
Do not pray for easy lives. Pray to be stronger men.
Don't stop chasing your dreams, because dreams do come true.
If we want a free and peaceful world, if we want to make the deserts bloom and man grow to greater dignity as a human being-we can do it.
Courage is the most important of all the virtues, because without courage you can't practice any other virtue consistently. You can practice any virtue erratically, but nothing consistently without courage.
The deeds you do may be the only sermon some persons will hear today.
We delight in the beauty of the butterfly, but rarely admit the changes it has gone through to achieve that beauty.
It's what you learn after you know it all that counts.
It's not the load that breaks you down, it's the way you carry it.
There is nothing in a caterpillar that tells you it's going to be a butterfly.
What does not destroy me, makes me strong.
I wouldn't say I was the best manager in the business. But I was in the top one.