A bird doesn't sing because it has an answer, it sings because it has a song.
If you don't know, the thing to do is not to get scared, but to learn.
A painter should begin every canvas with a wash of black, because all things in nature are dark except where exposed by the light.
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.
Motivation is what gets you started. Habit is what keeps you going.
If you don't like the road you're walking, start paving another one.
Scar tissue is stronger than regular tissue. Realize the strength, move on.
We are what we repeatedly do. Excellence, then, is not an act, but a habit.
If you want a thing done well, do it yourself.
When every physical and mental resource is focused, one's power to solve a problem multiplies tremendously.
If my life is going to mean anything, I have to live it myself.
The first rule is to keep an untroubled spirit. The second is to look things in the face and know them for what they are.
The desire to reach for the stars is ambitious. The desire to reach hearts is wise.
The more you lose yourself in something bigger than yourself, the more energy you will have.
Alone we can do so little; together we can do so much.
Neither seek nor avoid, take what comes.
You must never be fearful about what you are doing when it is right.
I don't know who my grandfather was; I'm much more concerned to know what his grandson will be.
Whenever a negative thought concerning your personal power comes to mind, deliberately voice a positive thought to cancel it out.
Every intention is a trigger for transformation.
Stand up to your obstacles and do something about them. You will find that they haven't half the strength you think they have.