Don't find fault, find a remedy; anybody can complain
Employ your time in improving yourself by other men's writings so that you shall come easily by what others have labored hard for.
It's not whether you got knocked down; it's whether you get back up.
When I'm good, I'm very good, but when I'm bad, I'm better.
All the darkness in the world cannot extinguish the light of a single candle.
People don't realize how a man's whole life can be changed by one book.
Only those are fit to live who do not fear to die; and none are fit to die who have shrunk from the joy of life and the duty of life. Both life and death are parts of the same Great Adventure.
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.
They alone live, who live for others.
No matter what people tell you, words and ideas can change the world.
There is only one corner of the universe you can be certain of improving, and that's your own self.
Surround yourself only with people who are going to take you higher.
Strength of mind rests in sobriety; for this keeps your reason unclouded by passion.
I dream my painting and I paint my dream.
I will never be by violence constrained to do anything.
You must never be fearful about what you are doing when it is right.
I am always doing what I cannot do yet, in order to learn how to do it.
I am the lizard king. I can do anything.
Waiting hurts. Forgetting hurts. But not knowing which decision to take is the worst of suffering
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.
All wealth is the product of labor.