How wrong is it for a woman to expect the man to build the world she wants, rather than to create it herself?
You are not here merely to make a living. You are here in order to enable the world to live more amply, with greater vision, with a finer spirit of hope and achievement. You are here to enrich the world, and to impoverish yourself if you forget the errand.
My mission in life is not merely to survive, but to thrive; and to do so with some passion, some compassion, some humor, and some style
You must never be fearful about what you are doing when it is right.
I just want to be able to play and make people feel good with what I do. When you're thinking that way, anything can happen. And, usually, what happens is good.
Yelling at living things does tend to kill the spirit in them. Sticks and stones may break our bones, but words will break our hearts...
Imperfection is beauty, madness is genius and it's better to be absolutely ridiculous than absolutely boring.
Our patience will achieve more than our force.
In essence, if we want to direct our lives, we must take control of our consistent actions. It's not what we do once in a while that shapes our lives, but what we do consistently.
You can't build a reputation on what you are going to do.
Any book that helps a child to form a habit of reading, to make reading one of his deep and continuing needs, is good for him.
If you can accept losing, you can't win.
We are what our thoughts have made us; so take care about what you think. Words are secondary. Thoughts live; they travel far.
When we see men of a contrary character, we should turn inwards and examine ourselves.
If you spend too much time thinking about a thing, you'll never get it done.
We travel. Some of us forever. To seek other states, other lives, other souls.
Our life is what our thoughts make it.
We are citizens of the world. The tragedy of our times is that we do not know this.
The man with no imagination has no wings.
If you can't feed a hundred people, then just feed one.
If my mind can conceive it, and my heart can believe it - then I can achieve it.