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.
Change will not come if we wait for some other person, or if we wait for some other time. We are the ones we've been waiting for. We are the change that we seek.
Imperfection is beauty, madness is genius and it's better to be absolutely ridiculous than absolutely boring.
We travel. Some of us forever. To seek other states, other lives, other souls.
The greatest thing in the world is to know how to belong to oneself.
We have been called to heal wounds, to unite what has fallen apart, and to bring home those who have lost their way.
Great things are not done by impulse, but by a series of small things brought together.
It is better to light one small candle than to curse the darkness.
Life is 10 percent what happens to you and ninety percent how you respond to it.
Character isn't something you were born with and can't change, like your fingerprints. It's something you weren't born with and must take responsibility for forming.
I just want to be able to play and make people feel good with what I do. When you're thinking that way, anything can happen. And, usually, what happens is good.
You can't build a reputation on what you are going to do.
Listen to many, speak to a few.
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.
Hating people because of their color is wrong. And it doesn't matter which color does the hating. It's just plain wrong.
Lack of direction, not lack of time, is the problem. We all have twenty-four hour days.
Sincerity and truth are the basis of every virtue.
If you can dream it, you can do it.
Be the change that you wish to see in the world.
I hope our wisdom will grow with our power, and teach us that the less we use our power the greater it will be.