You yourself, as much as anybody in the entire universe, deserve your love and affection.
Go on with what your heart tells you, or you will lose all.
I am as bad as the worst, but, thank God, I am as good as the best.
Anyone who stops learning is old, whether at twenty or eighty. Anyone who keeps learning stays young.
With realization of one's own potential and self-confidence in one's ability, one can build a better world.
You'll never get ahead of anyone as long as you try to get even with him.
The expectations of life depend upon diligence; the mechanic that would perfect his work must first sharpen his tools.
A painter should begin every canvas with a wash of black, because all things in nature are dark except where exposed by the light.
Instead of worrying about what people say of you, why not spend time trying to accomplish something they will admire
The desire to reach for the stars is ambitious. The desire to reach hearts is wise.
Weakness of attitude becomes weakness of character.
The secret of genius is to carry the spirit of the child into old age, which means never losing your enthusiasm.
Happiness depends more on the inward disposition of mind than on outward circumstances.
Most people live and die with their music still unplayed. They never dare to try.
The real man smiles in trouble, gathers strength from distress, and grows brave by reflection.
We could all take a lesson from crayons: some are sharp, some are beautiful, some have weird names, and all are different colors, but they still learn to live in the same box...
I love those who can smile in trouble...
Our life is what our thoughts make it.
If you spend too much time thinking about a thing, you'll never get it done.
A man may die, nations may rise and fall, but an idea lives on.
The fishermen know that the sea is dangerous and the storm terrible, but they have never found these dangers sufficient reason for remaining ashore.