Do not worry about holding high position; worry rather about playing your proper role.
Work gives you meaning and purpose and life is empty without it.
Do not be afraid. Do not be satisfied with mediocrity. Put out into the deep and let down your nets for a catch.
What lies behind us and what lies before us are tiny matters compared to what lies within us.
First they ignore you, then they ridicule you, then they fight you, and then you win.
Keep away from people who try to belittle your ambitions. Small people always do that, but the really great make you feel that you, too, can become great.
I hope our wisdom will grow with our power, and teach us that the less we use our power the greater it will be.
Become a possibilitarian. No matter how dark things seem to be or actually are, raise your sights and see possibilities -- always see them, for they're always there.
My mission in life is not merely to survive, but to thrive; and to do so with some passion, some compassion, some humor, and some style
Our lives begin to end the day we become silent about things that matter.
Self-confidence is the first requisite to great undertakings.
Imagination is everything. It is the preview of life's coming attractions.
Patience is bitter, but its fruit is sweet.
Change the way you look at things and the things you look at change.
Humans have come into being for the sake of each other, so either teach them, or learn to bear them.
You have brains in your head. You have feet in your shoes. You can steer yourself any direction you choose.
When you arise in the morning think of what a privilege it is to be alive, to think, to enjoy, to love ...
I don't think necessity is the mother of invention. Invention ... arises directly from idleness, possibly also from laziness. To save oneself trouble.
Yelling at living things does tend to kill the spirit in them. Sticks and stones may break our bones, but words will break our hearts...
You're off to Great Places! Today is your day! Your mountain is waiting, So... get on your way!
I work hard, and I do good, and I'm going to enjoy myself. I'm not going to let you restrict me.