Make the most of yourself....for that is all there is of you.
You're never as good as everyone tells you when you win, and you're never as bad as they say when you lose.
Don't get set into one form, adapt it and build your own, and let it grow, be like water.
No matter what people tell you, words and ideas can change the world.
We could all take a lesson from crayons: some are sharp, some are beautiful, some have weird names, and all are different colors, but they still learn to live in the same box...
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.
I would prefer even to fail with honor than win by cheating.
Always do what is right. It will gratify half of mankind and astound the other.
Change will not come if we wait for some other person, or if we wait for some other time. We are the ones we've been waiting for. We are the change that we seek.
People who are unable to motivate themselves must be content with mediocrity, no matter how impressive their other talents.
We cannot solve our problems with the same thinking we used when we created them.
Truth is like the sun. You can shut it out for a time, but it ain't goin' away.
A lot of legends, a lot of people, have come before me. But this is my time.
If you paint in your mind a picture of bright and happy expectations, you put yourself into a condition conducive to your goal.
If you don't like something, change it. If you can't change it, change your attitude. Don't complain.
Faith is taking the first step even when you can't see the whole staircase.
It's not what you look at that matters, it's what you see.
First they ignore you, then they ridicule you, then they fight you, and then you win.
The expectations of life depend upon diligence; the mechanic that would perfect his work must first sharpen his tools.
We have been called to heal wounds, to unite what has fallen apart, and to bring home those who have lost their way.
People don't realize how a man's whole life can be changed by one book.