You have brains in your head. You have feet in your shoes. You can steer yourself any direction you choose.
Don't complain about the snow on your neighbor's roof when your own doorstep is unclean.
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.
The way I see it, if you want the rainbow, you gotta put up with the rain.
We ask ourselves, who am I to be brilliant, gorgeous, handsome, talented and fabulous? Actually, who are you not to be?
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.
One of the things I learned when I was negotiating was that until I changed myself, I could not change others.
Great spirits have always encountered violent opposition from mediocre minds.
Be miserable. Or motivate yourself. Whatever has to be done, it's always your choice.
When all is said and done, more is said than done.
Only the wisest and stupidest of men never change.
We should not give up and we should not allow the problem to defeat us.
The great secret of true success, of true happiness, is this: the man or woman who asks for no return, the perfectly unselfish person, is the most successful.
Others have seen what is and asked why. I have seen what could be and asked why not.
Some people don't like change, but you need to embrace change if the alternative is disaster.
Listen to many, speak to a few.
He that can have patience can have what he will.
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.
The superior man thinks only of virtue; the common man thinks only of comfort.
There is no greater agony than bearing an untold story inside you.
I not only use all the brains that I have, but all that I can borrow.