Whatever you are, be a good one.
We are all motivated by a keen desire for praise, and the better a man is, the more he is inspired by glory.
It is only when the mind is free from the old that it meets everything anew, and in that there is joy.
The number one problem that keeps people from winning in the United States today is lack of belief in themselves.
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.
Everything I've ever done was out of fear of being mediocre.
Patience is bitter, but its fruit is sweet.
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...
To give real service, you must add something which cannot be bought or measured with money.
Waiting hurts. Forgetting hurts. But not knowing which decision to take is the worst of suffering
Employ your time in improving yourself by other men's writings so that you shall come easily by what others have labored hard for.
They deem me mad because I will not sell my days for gold; and I deem them mad because they think my days have a price.
You get in life what you have the courage to ask for.
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.
People often say that motivation doesn't last. Well, neither does bathing - that's why we recommend it daily.
We must have perserverence and above all confidence in ourselves. We must believe that we are gifted for something.
Storms make trees take deeper roots.
A pure hand needs no glove to cover it.
The only way to make sense out of change is to plunge into it, move with it and join the dance.
Whatever lifts the corners of your mouth, trust that.
Work gives you meaning and purpose and life is empty without it.