The very essence of instinct is that it's followed independently of reason.
One new feature or fresh take can change everything.
No one cares how much you know, until they know how much you care
All great achievements require time.
I mistrust the judgement of every man in a case in which his own wishes are concerned.
Whatever it is you're seeking won't come in the form you're expecting.
Respect yourself if you would have others respect you.
The ultimate authority must always rest with the individual's own reason and critical analysis.
Attitude, not Aptitude, determines Altitude.
If you do what you've always done, you'll get what you've always gotten.
When I stand before God at the end of my life, I would hope that I would not have a single bit of talent left, and could say, 'I used everything you gave me'.
Common sense is in spite of, not as the result of education.
One of the truest tests of integrity is its blunt refusal to be compromised.
Words mean more than what is set down on paper. It takes the human voice to infuse them with deeper meaning.
Creativity is the greatest rebellion in existence.
For beautiful eyes, look for the good in others; for beautiful lips, speak only words of kindness; and for poise, walk with the knowledge that you are never alone.
Empty pockets never held anyone back. Only empty heads and empty hearts can do that.
What's real and what's true aren't necessarily the same.
Reflect upon your present blessings, of which every man has many; not on your past misfortunes, of which all men have some.
But the fact that some geniuses were laughed at does not imply that all who are laughed at are geniuses. They laughed at Columbus, they laughed at Fulton, they laughed at the Wright brothers. But they also laughed at Bozo the Clown.
Choose rather to be strong of soul than strong of body.