To be yourself in a world that is constantly trying to make you something else is the greatest accomplishment.
Make the most of yourself....for that is all there is of you.
If you think in terms of a year, plant a seed; if in terms of ten years, plant trees; if in terms of 100 years, teach the people.
When all is said and done, more is said than done.
Surround yourself only with people who are going to take you higher.
I am always doing that which I can not do, in order that I may learn how to do it.
I not only use all the brains that I have, but all that I can borrow.
Your pain is the breaking of the shell that encloses your understanding.
I can be changed by what happens to me. But I refuse to be reduced by it.
They say Rome wasn't built in a day, but I wasn't on that particular job.
We are what our thoughts have made us; so take care about what you think. Words are secondary. Thoughts live; they travel far.
Status quo, you know, is Latin for 'the mess we're in'.
The way to become rich is to put all your eggs in one basket and then watch that basket.
The one excellent thing that can be learned from a lion is that whatever a man intends doing should be done by him with a whole-hearted and strenuous effort.
Our patience will achieve more than our force.
There is no greater agony than bearing an untold story inside you.
I may not have gone where I intended to go, but I think I have ended up where I needed to be.
Lend yourself to others, but give yourself to yourself.
The more you lose yourself in something bigger than yourself, the more energy you will have.
I don't know who my grandfather was; I'm much more concerned to know what his grandson will be.
I think nature's imagination Is so much greater than man's, she's never going to let us relax.