He who is not courageous enough to take risks will accomplish nothing in life
We are what we repeatedly do. Excellence, then, is not an act, but a habit.
There is only one corner of the universe you can be certain of improving, and that's your own self.
Anything that makes weak - physically, intellectually and spiritually, reject it as poison.
Any book that helps a child to form a habit of reading, to make reading one of his deep and continuing needs, is good for him.
If you can dream it, you can do it.
Listen to many, speak to a few.
People die from typewriters falling on their heads.
The greatest thing in the world is to know how to belong to oneself.
If you get up in the morning and think the future is going to be better, it is a bright day. Otherwise, it's not.
Believe you can and you're halfway there.
If you don't know, the thing to do is not to get scared, but to learn.
To see me does not necessarily mean to see my face. To understand my thoughts is to have seen me.
My optimism wears heavy boots and is loud.
March on. Do not tarry. To go forward is to move toward perfection. March on, and fear not the thorns, or the sharp stones on life's path.
I do not want to die rusting, I prefer to burn out.
Treat a work of art like a prince. Let it speak to you first.
In life, you need either inspiration or desperation.
We have been called to heal wounds, to unite what has fallen apart, and to bring home those who have lost their way.
To See a World in a Grain of Sand And a Heaven in a Wild Flower, Hold Infinity in the palm of your hand And Eternity in an hour.
When it comes down to it, I let them think what they want. If they care enough to bother with what I do, then I'm already better than them.