A painter should begin every canvas with a wash of black, because all things in nature are dark except where exposed by the light.
Somewhere, something incredible is waiting to be known.
Once you learn to quit, it becomes a habit.
One man with courage is a majority.
Our lives begin to end the day we become silent about things that matter.
When I'm inspired, I get excited because I can't wait to see what I'll come up with next.
The way to become rich is to put all your eggs in one basket and then watch that basket.
Out of your vulnerabilities will come your strength.
If my life is going to mean anything, I have to live it myself.
To give pleasure to a single heart by a single act is better than a thousand heads bowing in prayer.
Defeat is not defeat unless accepted as a reality-in your own mind.
Doing what you love is the cornerstone of having abundance in your life.
I invented my life by taking for granted that everything I did not like would have an opposite, which I would like.
How wrong is it for a woman to expect the man to build the world she wants, rather than to create it herself?
Scar tissue is stronger than regular tissue. Realize the strength, move on.
The people who were trying to make this world worse are not taking the day off. Why should I?
I would prefer even to fail with honor than win by cheating.
Every problem has in it the seeds of its own solution. If you don't have any problems, you don't get any seeds.
Strength of mind rests in sobriety; for this keeps your reason unclouded by passion.
I donít think we are going to become extinct. We are very clever and very resourceful.
The crisis of today is the joke of tomorrow.