If you get up in the morning and think the future is going to be better, it is a bright day. Otherwise, it's not.
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.
The present is theirs; the future, for which I really worked, is mine.
If you spend too much time thinking about a thing, you'll never get it done.
Perseverance is failing 19 times and succeeding the 20th.
The men who have succeeded are men who have chosen one line and stuck to it.
Be not ashamed women, ... You are the gates of the body, and you are the gates of the soul.
Never let the future disturb you. You will meet it, if you have to, with the same weapons of reason which today arm you against the present.
When you're at the end of your rope, tie a knot and hold on
Improvement makes strait roads, but the crooked roads without Improvement, are roads of Genius.
Most people live and die with their music still unplayed. They never dare to try.
I do not care so much what I am to others as I care what I am to myself.
People die from typewriters falling on their heads.
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
If you are humble nothing will touch you, neither praise nor disgrace, because you know what you are.
Determine never to be idle. No person will have occasion to complain of the want of time, who never loses any. It is wonderful how much may be done, if we are always doing.
Repetition of the same thought or physical action develops into a habit which, repeated frequently enough, becomes an automatic reflex.
I just want to be able to play and make people feel good with what I do. When you're thinking that way, anything can happen. And, usually, what happens is good.
I don't do fashion, I AM fashion.
I think nature's imagination Is so much greater than man's, she's never going to let us relax.
Great spirits have always encountered violent opposition from mediocre minds.