Destiny is not a passive agent that lies in the lap of the Gods, but is an active instrument that lies in your own hands to shape as you will.
It is easy to be brave at a safe distance.
Let there be spaces in your togetherness.
Circumstances do not make a man, they reveal him.
The trouble with most of us is that we would rather be ruined by praise than saved by criticism.
I write with experiences in mind, but I don't write about them, I write out of them.
Life's battles don't always go to the stronger or faster man. But sooner or later, the man who wins is the man who thinks he can.
Challenges are gifts that force us to search for a new center of gravity. Don't fight them. Just find a new way to stand.
Learn as though you would never be able to master it; hold it as though you would be in fear of losing it.
The only limit to our realization of tomorrow will be our doubts of today.
Courage is resistance to fear, mastery of fear - not absence of fear.
Where wisdom reigns, there is no conflict between thinking and feeling.
Experience is merely the name men gave to their mistakes.
Don't criticize what you can't understand.
Dark and difficult times lie ahead. Soon we must all face the choice between what is right and what is easy.
Energy may be likened to the bending of a crossbow; decision,to the releasing of a trigger.
Nothing is more intolerable than to have to admit to yourself your own errors.
Those who see the invisible can do the impossible.
What you're thinking is what you're becoming.
If you only read the books that everyone else is reading, you can only think what everyone else is thinking.
If I speak of myself in different ways, that is because I look at myself in different ways.