Everything you want is out there waiting for you to ask. Everything you want also wants you. But you have to take action to get it.
I'm sorry I wrote you such a long letter; I didn't have time to write a short one.
Scar tissue is stronger than regular tissue. Realize the strength, move on.
Great work requires great and persistent effort for a long time. … Character has to be established through a thousand stumbles.
After all is said and done, more is said than done.
The only way to make sense out of change is to plunge into it, move with it and join the dance.
If you paint in your mind a picture of bright and happy expectations, you put yourself into a condition conducive to your goal.
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.
The great secret of true success, of true happiness, is this: the man or woman who asks for no return, the perfectly unselfish person, is the most successful.
The only way of finding the limits of the possible is by going beyond them into the impossible.
To go too far is as bad as to fall short.
I have always found that mercy bears richer fruits than strict justice.
Instead of worrying about what people say of you, why not spend time trying to accomplish something they will admire
Human dignity consists in the role we must play in our own perfection. Taking a role in our own self-completion is the highest expression of our creativity.
Today I shall behave, as if this is the day I will be remembered.
When they say the sky's the limit to me that's really true
Do not be afraid. Do not be satisfied with mediocrity. Put out into the deep and let down your nets for a catch.
Nobody can hurt me without my permission.
Ability is what you're capable of doing. Motivation determines what you do. Attitude determines how well you do it.
If you can dream it, you can do it.
One of the things I learned when I was negotiating was that until I changed myself, I could not change others.