What does not destroy me, makes me strong.
The superior man thinks only of virtue; the common man thinks only of comfort.
We are citizens of the world. The tragedy of our times is that we do not know this.
The one excellent thing that can be learned from a lion is that whatever a man intends doing should be done by him with a whole-hearted and strenuous effort.
Strength of mind rests in sobriety; for this keeps your reason unclouded by passion.
Imagination will often carry us to worlds that never were, but without it we go nowhere.
Write it on your heart that every day is the best day in the year.
Sincerity and truth are the basis of every virtue.
Out of intense complexities intense simplicities emerge.
If you spend too much time thinking about a thing, you'll never get it done.
Start by doing what is necessary, then what is possible, and suddenly you are doing the impossible.
Things may come to those who wait but only the things left by those who hustle.
They alone live, who live for others.
We have been called to heal wounds, to unite what has fallen apart, and to bring home those who have lost their way.
Out of your vulnerabilities will come your strength.
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.
Whatever you are, be a good one.
Surround yourself only with people who are going to take you higher.
Pizza makes me think that anything is possible.
Any book that helps a child to form a habit of reading, to make reading one of his deep and continuing needs, is good for him.
You say I started out with practically nothing, but that isn't correct. We all start with all there is, it's how we use it that makes things possible.