If my life is going to mean anything, I have to live it myself.
The starting point of all achievement is desire. Keep this constantly in mind. Weak desires bring weak results, just as a small amount of fire makes a small amount of heat.
I can be changed by what happens to me. But I refuse to be reduced by it.
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.
Everything you can imagine is real.
Differences are not intended to separate, to alienate. We are different precisely in order to realize our need of one another.
I hope our wisdom will grow with our power, and teach us that the less we use our power the greater it will be.
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...
When you believe in a thing, believe in it all the way, implicitly and unquestionably.
And, when you want something, all the universe conspires in helping you to achieve it.
Isn't it astonishing that all these secrets have been preserved for so many years just so we could discover them!
Alone we can do so little; together we can do so much.
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
A Penny Saved is a Penny Earned
I know in my heart that man is good, that what is right will always eventually triumph, and there is purpose and worth to each and every life.
If we want a free and peaceful world, if we want to make the deserts bloom and man grow to greater dignity as a human being-we can do it.
Make the most of yourself....for that is all there is of you.
Failure is not our only punishment for laziness; there is also the success of others.
You must never be fearful about what you are doing when it is right.
I not only use all the brains that I have, but all that I can borrow.
The secret to creativity is knowing how to hide your sources.