You lose nothing when fighting for a cause ... In my mind the losers are those who don't have a cause they care about.
Always do what is right. It will gratify half of mankind and astound the other.
The power for creating a better future is contained in the present moment: You create a good future by creating a good present.
So early in my life, I had learned that if you want something, you had better make some noise.
Motivation is what gets you started. Habit is what keeps you going.
I believe that if you show people the problems and you show them the solutions they will be moved to act.
I do not want to die rusting, I prefer to burn out.
Above all things, respect yourself.
Fantasy is an exercise bicycle for the mind. It might not take you anywhere, but it tones up the muscles that can. Of course, I could be wrong.
I can never stand still. I must explore and experiment. I am never satisfied with my work. I resent the limitations of my own imagination.
Human dignity consists in the role we must play in our own perfection. Taking a role in our own self-completion is the highest expression of our creativity.
If my mind can conceive it, and my heart can believe it - then I can achieve it.
Improvement makes strait roads, but the crooked roads without Improvement, are roads of Genius.
I am the captain of my soul.
Courage is the thing. All goes if courage goes.
If you don't like the road you're walking, start paving another one.
Others have seen what is and asked why. I have seen what could be and asked why not.
Waiting hurts. Forgetting hurts. But not knowing which decision to take is the worst of suffering
I'm sorry I wrote you such a long letter; I didn't have time to write a short one.
When I'm inspired, I get excited because I can't wait to see what I'll come up with next.
If you're not prepared to be wrong, you'll never come up with anything original.