We are what our thoughts have made us; so take care about what you think. Words are secondary. Thoughts live; they travel far.
Change the way you look at things and the things you look at change.
We were a family who had come from nothing and now we had respect from French people of all sorts.
He that can have patience can have what he will.
Surround yourself only with people who are going to take you higher.
I work hard, and I do good, and I'm going to enjoy myself. I'm not going to let you restrict me.
No great discovery was ever made without a bold guess.
What's the world's greatest lie?... It's this: that at a certain point in our lives, we lose control of what's happening to us, and our lives become controlled by fate.
The fact that the great scientist believed in flying machines was the one thing that encouraged us to begin our studies.
Instead of worrying about what people say of you, why not spend time trying to accomplish something they will admire
Happiness depends more on the inward disposition of mind than on outward circumstances.
You're never as good as everyone tells you when you win, and you're never as bad as they say when you lose.
Good thoughts bear good fruit, bad thoughts bear bad fruit.
Insanity is doing the same thing over and over again and expecting different results.
Look up at the stars and not down at your feet. Try to make sense of what you see, and wonder about what makes the universe exist. Be curious.
He was a dreamer, a thinker, a speculative philosopher... or, as his wife would have it, an idiot.
Out of intense complexities intense simplicities emerge.
The way to become rich is to put all your eggs in one basket and then watch that basket.
You don't need a weather man to know which way the wind blows
The great art of life is sensation, to feel that we exist, even in pain.
I dream my painting and I paint my dream.