The men who have succeeded are men who have chosen one line and stuck to it.
The only way to make sense out of change is to plunge into it, move with it and join the dance.
The power for creating a better future is contained in the present moment: You create a good future by creating a good present.
Do not be afraid. Do not be satisfied with mediocrity. Put out into the deep and let down your nets for a catch.
Happiness depends more on the inward disposition of mind than on outward circumstances.
A goal is not always meant to be reached, it often serves simply as something to aim at.
In essence, if we want to direct our lives, we must take control of our consistent actions. It's not what we do once in a while that shapes our lives, but what we do consistently.
Determine never to be idle. No person will have occasion to complain of the want of time, who never loses any. It is wonderful how much may be done, if we are always doing.
You can't learn in school what the world is going to do next year.
The greatest thing in the world is to know how to belong to oneself.
A man can't soar too high, when he flies with his own wings.
A painter should begin every canvas with a wash of black, because all things in nature are dark except where exposed by the light.
Look up at the stars and not down at your feet. Try to make sense of what you see, and wonder about what makes the universe exist. Be curious.
I can never stand still. I must explore and experiment. I am never satisfied with my work. I resent the limitations of my own imagination.
Neither seek nor avoid, take what comes.
I trust that everything happens for a reason, even if we are not wise enough to see it.
A superior man is modest in his speech, but exceeds in his actions.
With realization of one's own potential and self-confidence in one's ability, one can build a better world.
There is always room at the top.
Drink moderately, for drunkenness neither keeps a secret nor observes a promise.
The superior man thinks only of virtue; the common man thinks only of comfort.