A bird doesn't sing because it has an answer, it sings because it has a song.
I am always doing that which I can not do, in order that I may learn how to do it.
People should pursue what they're passionate about. That will make them happier than pretty much anything else.
Employ your time in improving yourself by other men's writings so that you shall come easily by what others have labored hard for.
Somewhere, something incredible is waiting to be known.
In life, you need either inspiration or desperation.
I'm sorry I wrote you such a long letter; I didn't have time to write a short one.
Great things are not done by impulse, but by a series of small things brought together.
Accept whatever comes to you woven in the pattern of your destiny, for what could more aptly fit your needs?
Drink moderately, for drunkenness neither keeps a secret nor observes a promise.
We have been called to heal wounds, to unite what has fallen apart, and to bring home those who have lost their way.
Duty does not require any person to submit to the destruction of his personal ambitions and the right to live his own life in his own way.
Don't get set into one form, adapt it and build your own, and let it grow, be like water.
One man with courage is a majority.
Repetition of the same thought or physical action develops into a habit which, repeated frequently enough, becomes an automatic reflex.
When I'm inspired, I get excited because I can't wait to see what I'll come up with next.
The desire to reach for the stars is ambitious. The desire to reach hearts is wise.
No great discovery was ever made without a bold guess.
How wrong is it for a woman to expect the man to build the world she wants, rather than to create it herself?
The greatest accomplishment is not in never falling, but in rising again after you fall.
The unexamined life is not worth living.