People should pursue what they're passionate about. That will make them happier than pretty much anything else.
A hero is no braver than an ordinary man, but he is brave five minutes longer.
Give yourself something to work toward - constantly.
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.
Faith is taking the first step even when you can't see the whole staircase.
I am not what happened to me, I am what I choose to become.
Anyone who stops learning is old, whether at twenty or eighty. Anyone who keeps learning stays young.
There are only 3 colors, 10 digits, and 7 notes; its what we do with them that's important.
Dare to be free, dare to go as far as your thought leads, and dare to carry that out in your life.
To be yourself in a world that is constantly trying to make you something else is the greatest accomplishment.
The power for creating a better future is contained in the present moment: You create a good future by creating a good present.
People who are unable to motivate themselves must be content with mediocrity, no matter how impressive their other talents.
A pure hand needs no glove to cover it.
When all is said and done, more is said than done.
Courage is the thing. All goes if courage goes.
Self-confidence is the first requisite to great undertakings.
I am not bound to win, but I am bound to be true. I am not bound to succeed, but I am bound to live by the light that I have. I must stand with anybody that stands right, and stand with him while he is right, and part with him when he goes wrong.
You are not here merely to make a living. You are here in order to enable the world to live more amply, with greater vision, with a finer spirit of hope and achievement. You are here to enrich the world, and to impoverish yourself if you forget the errand.
You can't live a perfect day until you do something for someone who will never be able to repay you.
The real man smiles in trouble, gathers strength from distress, and grows brave by reflection.
We cannot solve our problems with the same thinking we used when we created them.