I am the captain of my soul.
Nobody can hurt me without my permission.
Don't find fault, find a remedy; anybody can complain
Our greatest glory is not in never falling but in rising every time we fall.
Whatever you can do or dream you can, begin it. Boldness has genius, power and magic in it!
Give yourself something to work toward - constantly.
Truth can be stated in a thousand different ways, yet each one can be true.
It's always too early to quit.
When they say the sky's the limit to me that's really true
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.
It's what you learn after you know it all that counts.
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
Your talent determines what you can do. Your motivation determines how much you are willing to do. Your attitude determines how well you do it.
To myself I am only a child playing on the beach, while vast oceans of truth lie undiscovered before me.
I work hard, and I do good, and I'm going to enjoy myself. I'm not going to let you restrict me.
Surround yourself only with people who are going to take you higher.
People die from typewriters falling on their heads.
The great secret of true success, of true happiness, is this: the man or woman who asks for no return, the perfectly unselfish person, is the most successful.
Once you learn to quit, it becomes a habit.
My mother said to me, 'If you are a soldier, you will become a general. If you are a monk, you will become the Pope.' Instead, I was a painter, and became Picasso.
A goal is not always meant to be reached, it often serves simply as something to aim at.