I believe that every person is born with talent.
If we command our wealth, we shall be rich and free. If our wealth commands us, we are poor indeed.
I not only use all the brains that I have, but all that I can borrow.
Never tell all you know-not even to the person you know best.
The expectations of life depend upon diligence; the mechanic that would perfect his work must first sharpen his tools.
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.
Wanting to be someone else is a waste of who you are
Laziness is nothing more than the habit of resting before you get tired.
Never stand begging for what one has the power to earn.
When you arise in the morning think of what a privilege it is to be alive, to think, to enjoy, to love ...
Identify your problems but give your power and energy to solutions
When you're curious, you find lots of interesting things to do.
Do you want to know who you are? Don't ask. Act! Action will delineate and define you.
The world is the great gymnasium where we come to make ourselves strong.
It's not whether you got knocked down; it's whether you get back up.
The best way out is always through.
You must never be fearful about what you are doing when it is right.
We are all in the gutter, but some of us are looking at the stars.
Whatever lifts the corners of your mouth, trust that.
One person with a belief is equal to a force of ninety-nine who have only interests.
He that can have patience can have what he will.