Our greatest glory is not in never falling but in rising every time we fall.
You have to make the rules, not follow them.
There is no refuge from confession but suicide; and suicide is confession.
Happiness depends more on the inward disposition of mind than on outward circumstances.
You get in life what you have the courage to ask for.
Most people live and die with their music still unplayed. They never dare to try.
Too much sanity may be madness - and the maddest of all is to see life as it is and not as it should be.
In winter, I plot and plan. In spring, I move.
Nothing great was ever achieved without enthusiasm.
Freedom from the desire for an answer is essential to the understanding of a problem.
Once you have tasted flight, you will forever walk the earth with your eyes turned skyward, for there you have been, and there you will always long to return.
I don't think necessity is the mother of invention. Invention ... arises directly from idleness, possibly also from laziness. To save oneself trouble.
The secret of genius is to carry the spirit of the child into old age, which means never losing your enthusiasm.
Believe you can and you're halfway there.
Trust in dreams, for in them is hidden the gate to eternity.
Sovereignty is not given, it is taken.
You shape your own destiny.
When it comes down to it, I let them think what they want. If they care enough to bother with what I do, then I'm already better than them.
People die from typewriters falling on their heads.
I have always found that mercy bears richer fruits than strict justice.
I love those who can smile in trouble...