Everything you want is out there waiting for you to ask. Everything you want also wants you. But you have to take action to get it.
Waste no more time arguing about what a good man should be. Be one.
A bird doesn't sing because it has an answer, it sings because it has a song.
First ask yourself: What is the worst that can happen? Then prepare to accept it. Then proceed to improve on the worst.
My advice to other disabled people would be, concentrate on things your disability doesn't prevent you doing well, and don't regret the things it interferes with. Don't be disabled in spirit as well as physically.
There is only one corner of the universe you can be certain of improving, and that's your own self.
Happiness depends more on the inward disposition of mind than on outward circumstances.
We cannot do everything at once, but we can do something at once.
People often say that motivation doesn't last. Well, neither does bathing - that's why we recommend it daily.
I work hard, and I do good, and I'm going to enjoy myself. I'm not going to let you restrict me.
It's not the load that breaks you down, it's the way you carry it.
The people who were trying to make this world worse are not taking the day off. Why should I?
If you don't like the road you're walking, start paving another one.
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.
Isn't it astonishing that all these secrets have been preserved for so many years just so we could discover them!
Do you want to know who you are? Don't ask. Act! Action will delineate and define you.
The deeds you do may be the only sermon some persons will hear today.
Whatever the mind of man can conceive and believe, it can achieve.
Never tell all you know-not even to the person you know best.
Work gives you meaning and purpose and life is empty without it.
I seldom end up where I wanted to go, but almost always end up where I need to be.