Our life is what our thoughts make it.
It always seems impossible until it's done.
Self-confidence is the first requisite to great undertakings.
We are what our thoughts have made us; so take care about what you think. Words are secondary. Thoughts live; they travel far.
Never let the future disturb you. You will meet it, if you have to, with the same weapons of reason which today arm you against the present.
The person who takes no chances generally has to take whatever is left when others are through choosing.
A man may die, nations may rise and fall, but an idea lives on.
Cultivate your curves - they may be dangerous but they won't be avoided.
You can wish for things in the future to be different, but in this moment you have to accept things as they are.
Anything that makes weak - physically, intellectually and spiritually, reject it as poison.
If the only tool you have is a hammer, you tend to see every problem as a nail.
Dare to live the life you have dreamed for yourself. Go forward and make your dreams come true.
Believe you can and you're halfway there.
It's not the load that breaks you down, it's the way you carry it.
Any book that helps a child to form a habit of reading, to make reading one of his deep and continuing needs, is good for him.
Out of your vulnerabilities will come your strength.
Question with boldness even the existence of God; because, if there be one, he must more approve of the homage of reason than that of blindfolded fear.
All the darkness in the world cannot extinguish the light of a single candle.
Great things are not done by impulse, but by a series of small things brought together.
What I stand for is what I stand on.
Surround yourself only with people who are going to take you higher.