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.
In life, you need either inspiration or desperation.
To go too far is as bad as to fall short.
Sovereignty is not given, it is taken.
Effort only fully releases its reward after a person refuses to quit.
Don't stop chasing your dreams, because dreams do come true.
We could all take a lesson from crayons: some are sharp, some are beautiful, some have weird names, and all are different colors, but they still learn to live in the same box...
You can't learn in school what the world is going to do next year.
Our greatest glory is not in never falling but in rising every time we fall.
If you enter this world knowing you are loved and you leave this world knowing the same, then everything that happens in between can be dealt with.
When every physical and mental resource is focused, one's power to solve a problem multiplies tremendously.
Doing what you love is the cornerstone of having abundance in your life.
You say I started out with practically nothing, but that isn't correct. We all start with all there is, it's how we use it that makes things possible.
If you treat an individual as he is, he will remain how he is. But if you treat him as if he were what he ought to be and could be, he will become what he ought to be and could be
Courage is the thing. All goes if courage goes.
The one excellent thing that can be learned from a lion is that whatever a man intends doing should be done by him with a whole-hearted and strenuous effort.
Always remember you are braver than you believe, stronger than you seem, smarter than you think and twice as beautiful as you’ve ever imagined.
When everything seems to be going against you, remember that the airplane takes off against the wind, not with it ....
If the little bit you have is nothing special in itself, at least find a way of saying it that is a little bit special.
I am always doing what I cannot do yet, in order to learn how to do it.
Never trust the advice of a man in difficulties.