You'll never get ahead of anyone as long as you try to get even with him.
You are not here merely to make a living. You are here in order to enable the world to live more amply, with greater vision, with a finer spirit of hope and achievement. You are here to enrich the world, and to impoverish yourself if you forget the errand.
When written in Chinese, the word 'crisis' is composed of two characters. One represents danger, the other opportunity.
Let yourself be silently drawn by the stronger pull of what you really love.
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.
You're off to Great Places! Today is your day! Your mountain is waiting, So... get on your way!
They say Rome wasn't built in a day, but I wasn't on that particular job.
You have to make the rules, not follow them.
I am not bound to win, but I am bound to be true. I am not bound to succeed, but I am bound to live by the light that I have. I must stand with anybody that stands right, and stand with him while he is right, and part with him when he goes wrong.
Whatever the mind of man can conceive and believe, it can achieve.
A lot of people have gone further than they thought they could because someone else thought they could
Your pain is the breaking of the shell that encloses your understanding.
Never stand begging for what one has the power to earn.
Ideas come from everything
Accept whatever comes to you woven in the pattern of your destiny, for what could more aptly fit your needs?
When I go, God's going to have to give up his favourite chair.
There is no refuge from confession but suicide; and suicide is confession.
Motivation is what gets you started. Habit is what keeps you going.
We have been called to heal wounds, to unite what has fallen apart, and to bring home those who have lost their way.
You see things; you say, 'Why?' But I dream things that never were; and I say 'Why not?
Drink moderately, for drunkenness neither keeps a secret nor observes a promise.