Out of suffering have emerged the strongest souls; the most massive characters are seared with scars.
Find out who you are and do it on purpose.
A hero is no braver than an ordinary man, but he is brave five minutes longer.
March on. Do not tarry. To go forward is to move toward perfection. March on, and fear not the thorns, or the sharp stones on life's path.
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.
Neither worse then or better is a thing made by being praised.
And, when you want something, all the universe conspires in helping you to achieve it.
In life, you need either inspiration or desperation.
Humans have come into being for the sake of each other, so either teach them, or learn to bear them.
Happiness depends more on the inward disposition of mind than on outward circumstances.
We do not consider our principles as dogmas contained in books said to come from heaven. We derive our inspiration, not from heaven, or the unseen world, but directly from life.
I confess that in 1901 I said to my brother Orville that man would not fly for fifty years.
It's all to do with the training: you can do a lot if you're properly trained.
How wrong is it for a woman to expect the man to build the world she wants, rather than to create it herself?
When I give, I give myself.
Every intention is a trigger for transformation.
No matter what people tell you, words and ideas can change the world.
The secret of health for both mind and body is not to mourn for the past, nor to worry about the future, but to live the present moment wisely and earnestly.
The marble not yet carved can hold the form of every thought the greatest artist has.
The greatest accomplishment is not in never falling, but in rising again after you fall.
Change the way you look at things and the things you look at change.