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.
People don't realize how a man's whole life can be changed by one book.
Perseverance and spirit have done wonders in all ages.
A pure hand needs no glove to cover it.
Effort only fully releases its reward after a person refuses to quit.
The biggest adventure you can ever take is to live the life of your dreams.
A man is but the product of his thoughts. What he thinks, he becomes.
No one is free who has not obtained the empire of himself. No man is free who cannot command himself.
If you paint in your mind a picture of bright and happy expectations, you put yourself into a condition conducive to your goal.
If you want creative workers, give them enough time to play.
You'll never get ahead of anyone as long as you try to get even with him.
If you don't like the road you're walking, start paving another one.
We are all in the gutter, but some of us are looking at the stars.
Once you learn to quit, it becomes a habit.
Yesterday is gone. Tomorrow has not yet come. We have only today. Let us begin.
The men who have succeeded are men who have chosen one line and stuck to it.
Live as if you were to die tomorrow. Learn as if you were to live forever.
You have brains in your head. You have feet in your shoes. You can steer yourself any direction you choose.
As a child of God, I am greater than anything that can happen to me.
Others have seen what is and asked why. I have seen what could be and asked why not.
I trust that everything happens for a reason, even if we are not wise enough to see it.