Neither worse then or better is a thing made by being praised.
Perseverance and spirit have done wonders in all ages.
We cannot do everything at once, but we can do something at once.
Status quo, you know, is Latin for 'the mess we're in'.
When you're at the end of your rope, tie a knot and hold on
Your pain is the breaking of the shell that encloses your understanding.
There are only 3 colors, 10 digits, and 7 notes; its what we do with them that's important.
Nothing great was ever achieved without enthusiasm.
Hating people because of their color is wrong. And it doesn't matter which color does the hating. It's just plain wrong.
There is no refuge from confession but suicide; and suicide is confession.
Don't ever take a fence down until you know why it was put up.
Believe you can and you're halfway there.
Diligence is the mother of good fortune. And idleness, its opposite, never brought a man to the goal of any of his best wishes.
Waste no more time arguing about what a good man should be. Be one.
Question with boldness even the existence of God; because, if there be one, he must more approve of the homage of reason than that of blindfolded fear.
Be miserable. Or motivate yourself. Whatever has to be done, it's always your choice.
Courage isn't having the strength to go on - it is going on when you don't have strength.
A hero is no braver than an ordinary man, but he is brave five minutes longer.
Alone we can do so little; together we can do so much.
March on. Do not tarry. To go forward is to move toward perfection. March on, and fear not the thorns, or the sharp stones on life's path.
Focus on where you want to go, not on what you fear.