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.
The secret of genius is to carry the spirit of the child into old age, which means never losing your enthusiasm.
It's always too early to quit.
There is always room at the top.
I am not what happened to me, I am what I choose to become.
Why live an ordinary life, when you can live an extraordinary one.
Great things are not done by impulse, but by a series of small things brought together.
Only when I fall do I get up again.
To go too far is as bad as to fall short.
Weakness of attitude becomes weakness of character.
I dream my painting and I paint my dream.
The meaning of life is that it is to be lived, and it is not to be traded and conceptualized and squeezed into a patter of systems.
If you treat an individual as he is, he will remain how he is. But if you treat him as if he were what he ought to be and could be, he will become what he ought to be and could be
Believe you can and you're halfway there.
Everything I've ever done was out of fear of being mediocre.
Life isn't about finding yourself. Life is about creating yourself.
One person with a belief is equal to a force of ninety-nine who have only interests.
Our lives begin to end the day we become silent about things that matter.
I work hard, and I do good, and I'm going to enjoy myself. I'm not going to let you restrict me.
What I stand for is what I stand on.
Determine never to be idle. No person will have occasion to complain of the want of time, who never loses any. It is wonderful how much may be done, if we are always doing.