Instead of worrying about what people say of you, why not spend time trying to accomplish something they will admire
Do not pray for easy lives. Pray to be stronger men.
It is greed to do all the talking but not to want to listen at all.
In winter, I plot and plan. In spring, I move.
You have to make the rules, not follow them.
Find out who you are. And do it on purpose.
Courage is the thing. All goes if courage goes.
First ask yourself: What is the worst that can happen? Then prepare to accept it. Then proceed to improve on the worst.
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
I not only use all the brains that I have, but all that I can borrow.
The best way out is always through.
What lies behind us and what lies before us are tiny matters compared to what lies within us.
Don't ever take a fence down until you know why it was put up.
United we stand; divided we fall.
Change will not come if we wait for some other person, or if we wait for some other time. We are the ones we've been waiting for. We are the change that we seek.
If you don't like something, change it. If you can't change it, change your attitude. Don't complain.
Too much sanity may be madness - and the maddest of all is to see life as it is and not as it should be.
Don't just read the easy stuff. You may be entertained by it, but you will never grow from it.
We were a family who had come from nothing and now we had respect from French people of all sorts.
You lose nothing when fighting for a cause ... In my mind the losers are those who don't have a cause they care about.
The world is the great gymnasium where we come to make ourselves strong.