Freedom from the desire for an answer is essential to the understanding of a problem.
After all is said and done, more is said than done.
A superior man is modest in his speech, but exceeds in his actions.
Don't wish it were easier, wish you were better.
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.
When they say the sky's the limit to me that's really true
There is only one corner of the universe you can be certain of improving, and that's your own self.
Do what you can, with what you have, where you are.
To go too far is as bad as to fall short.
Stand up to your obstacles and do something about them. You will find that they haven't half the strength you think they have.
A long apprenticeship is the most logical way to success. The only alternative is overnight stardom, but I can't give you a formula for that.
If you enter this world knowing you are loved and you leave this world knowing the same, then everything that happens in between can be dealt with.
Do not be afraid. Do not be satisfied with mediocrity. Put out into the deep and let down your nets for a catch.
Great spirits have always encountered violent opposition from mediocre minds.
I invented my life by taking for granted that everything I did not like would have an opposite, which I would like.
Imagination will often carry us to worlds that never were, but without it we go nowhere.
A man should look for what is, and not what he thinks should be.
I do not care so much what I am to others as I care what I am to myself.
Go on with what your heart tells you, or you will lose all.
Insanity is doing the same thing over and over again and expecting different results.