Out of intense complexities intense simplicities emerge.
Our patience will achieve more than our force.
A man should look for what is, and not what he thinks should be.
People don't realize how a man's whole life can be changed by one book.
Duty does not require any person to submit to the destruction of his personal ambitions and the right to live his own life in his own way.
It may have been in pieces, but I gave you the best of me.
Diligence is the mother of good fortune. And idleness, its opposite, never brought a man to the goal of any of his best wishes.
Whatever lifts the corners of your mouth, trust that.
The number one problem that keeps people from winning in the United States today is lack of belief in themselves.
People die from typewriters falling on their heads.
Good thoughts bear good fruit, bad thoughts bear bad fruit.
Wanting to be someone else is a waste of who you are
Dare to live the life you have dreamed for yourself. Go forward and make your dreams come true.
We must have perserverence and above all confidence in ourselves. We must believe that we are gifted for something.
I'm sorry I wrote you such a long letter; I didn't have time to write a short one.
You'll never do a whole lot unless you're brave enough to try.
Whatever the mind of man can conceive and believe, it can achieve.
When we see men of a contrary character, we should turn inwards and examine ourselves.
Cultivate your curves - they may be dangerous but they won't be avoided.
The secret of health for both mind and body is not to mourn for the past, nor to worry about the future, but to live the present moment wisely and earnestly.
Don't let anyone tell you what you ought to like... Some wines that some experts think are absolutely exquisite don't appeal to me at all.