If you enter this world knowing you are loved and you leave this world knowing the same, then everything that happens in between can be dealt with.
I know in my heart that man is good, that what is right will always eventually triumph, and there is purpose and worth to each and every life.
I am the captain of my soul.
Neither seek nor avoid, take what comes.
Winning isn't everything but wanting to win is.
We cannot solve our problems with the same thinking we used when we created them.
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.
When all is said and done, more is said than done.
It's not what you look at that matters, it's what you see.
When we see men of a contrary character, we should turn inwards and examine ourselves.
You can't learn in school what the world is going to do next year.
Failure is not our only punishment for laziness; there is also the success of others.
We are all in the gutter, but some of us are looking at the stars.
Focus on where you want to go, not on what you fear.
Others have seen what is and asked why. I have seen what could be and asked why not.
I don't think necessity is the mother of invention. Invention ... arises directly from idleness, possibly also from laziness. To save oneself trouble.
It's always too early to quit.
Work gives you meaning and purpose and life is empty without it.
The only way to make sense out of change is to plunge into it, move with it and join the dance.
A pure hand needs no glove to cover it.
I believe that if you show people the problems and you show them the solutions they will be moved to act.