Wealth is not about having a lot of money; it's about having a lot of options.
Keep away from people who try to belittle your ambitions. Small people always do that, but the really great make you feel that you, too, can become great.
The time is always right to do the right thing
Aim for the highest.
If you want a thing done well, do it yourself.
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.
No one is free who has not obtained the empire of himself. No man is free who cannot command himself.
I can be changed by what happens to me. But I refuse to be reduced by it.
Find out who you are and do it on purpose.
Dare to be free, dare to go as far as your thought leads, and dare to carry that out in your life.
If you fell down yesterday, stand up today.
You lose nothing when fighting for a cause ... In my mind the losers are those who don't have a cause they care about.
The world is the great gymnasium where we come to make ourselves strong.
People die from typewriters falling on their heads.
People who are unable to motivate themselves must be content with mediocrity, no matter how impressive their other talents.
It's not what you look at that matters, it's what you see.
Every intention is a trigger for transformation.
There is no passion to be found playing small - in settling for a life that is less than the one you are capable of living.
They say Rome wasn't built in a day, but I wasn't on that particular job.
I will never be by violence constrained to do anything.
There is no refuge from confession but suicide; and suicide is confession.