I love those who can smile in trouble...
I'm sorry I wrote you such a long letter; I didn't have time to write a short one.
Cultivate your curves - they may be dangerous but they won't be avoided.
The man with no imagination has no wings.
A long apprenticeship is the most logical way to success. The only alternative is overnight stardom, but I can't give you a formula for that.
People who say it cannot be done should not interrupt those who are doing it.
Waste no more time arguing about what a good man should be. Be one.
Weakness of attitude becomes weakness of character.
Always remember you are braver than you believe, stronger than you seem, smarter than you think and twice as beautiful as you’ve ever imagined.
The fishermen know that the sea is dangerous and the storm terrible, but they have never found these dangers sufficient reason for remaining ashore.
Give yourself something to work toward - constantly.
If you want creative workers, give them enough time to play.
There is no passion to be found playing small - in settling for a life that is less than the one you are capable of living.
To attain the impossible, one must attempt the absurd.
A sudden dart when a little over a hundred feet from the end of the track, or a little over 120 feet from the point at which it rose into the air, ended the flight.
Work gives you meaning and purpose and life is empty without it.
The secret of genius is to carry the spirit of the child into old age, which means never losing your enthusiasm.
The only way to make sense out of change is to plunge into it, move with it and join the dance.
It is only when the mind is free from the old that it meets everything anew, and in that there is joy.
Lend yourself to others, but give yourself to yourself.
Keep away from people who try to belittle your ambitions. Small people always do that, but the really great make you feel that you, too, can become great.