If we command our wealth, we shall be rich and free. If our wealth commands us, we are poor indeed.
All the darkness in the world cannot extinguish the light of a single candle.
Accept whatever comes to you woven in the pattern of your destiny, for what could more aptly fit your needs?
Make today worth remembering.
A painter should begin every canvas with a wash of black, because all things in nature are dark except where exposed by the light.
Winners and losers aren't born, they are the products of how they think
United we stand; divided we fall.
Some people don't like change, but you need to embrace change if the alternative is disaster.
In essence, if we want to direct our lives, we must take control of our consistent actions. It's not what we do once in a while that shapes our lives, but what we do consistently.
Make the most of yourself....for that is all there is of you.
A bird doesn't sing because it has an answer, it sings because it has a song.
We travel. Some of us forever. To seek other states, other lives, other souls.
Strength of mind rests in sobriety; for this keeps your reason unclouded by passion.
It's always too early to quit.
If you paint in your mind a picture of bright and happy expectations, you put yourself into a condition conducive to your goal.
Happiness depends more on the inward disposition of mind than on outward circumstances.
You'll never do a whole lot unless you're brave enough to try.
The past cannot be changed. The future is yet in your power.
If you want a thing done well, do it yourself.
It is our choices...that show what we truly are, far more than our abilities.
It always seems impossible until it's done.