Focus on where you want to go, not on what you fear.
Go then if you must, but remember, no matter how foolish your deeds, those who love you will love you still.
Imperfection is beauty, madness is genius and it's better to be absolutely ridiculous than absolutely boring.
Don't hit at all if it is honorably possible to avoid hitting; but never hit soft!
If you are humble nothing will touch you, neither praise nor disgrace, because you know what you are.
It may have been in pieces, but I gave you the best of me.
The present is theirs; the future, for which I really worked, is mine.
When they say the sky's the limit to me that's really true
Argue not concerning God,re-examine all that you have been told at church or school or in any book, dismiss whatever insults your soul
Nobody can hurt me without my permission.
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.
We have been called to heal wounds, to unite what has fallen apart, and to bring home those who have lost their way.
Do not be afraid. Do not be satisfied with mediocrity. Put out into the deep and let down your nets for a catch.
Why live an ordinary life, when you can live an extraordinary one.
Failure is not our only punishment for laziness; there is also the success of others.
If you can't feed a hundred people, then just feed one.
To attain the impossible, one must attempt the absurd.
Too much sanity may be madness - and the maddest of all is to see life as it is and not as it should be.
Identify your problems but give your power and energy to solutions
Do not look for approval except for the consciousness of doing your best.
The starting point of all achievement is desire. Keep this constantly in mind. Weak desires bring weak results, just as a small amount of fire makes a small amount of heat.