No great discovery was ever made without a bold guess.
How wrong is it for a woman to expect the man to build the world she wants, rather than to create it herself?
A man should look for what is, and not what he thinks should be.
The desire to reach for the stars is ambitious. The desire to reach hearts is wise.
Our patience will achieve more than our force.
Be more concerned with your character than your reputation, because your character is what you really are, while your reputation is merely what others think you are.
My dear friend, clear your mind of cant.
Man who stand on hill with mouth open will wait long time for roast duck to drop in.
Once you have tasted flight, you will forever walk the earth with your eyes turned skyward, for there you have been, and there you will always long to return.
Only those are fit to live who do not fear to die; and none are fit to die who have shrunk from the joy of life and the duty of life. Both life and death are parts of the same Great Adventure.
Become a possibilitarian. No matter how dark things seem to be or actually are, raise your sights and see possibilities -- always see them, for they're always there.
Find out who you are and do it on purpose.
You'll never do a whole lot unless you're brave enough to try.
Why live an ordinary life, when you can live an extraordinary one.
I dream my painting and I paint my dream.
I can never stand still. I must explore and experiment. I am never satisfied with my work. I resent the limitations of my own imagination.
Always do what you are afraid to do.
Yelling at living things does tend to kill the spirit in them. Sticks and stones may break our bones, but words will break our hearts...
If my mind can conceive it, and my heart can believe it - then I can achieve it.
The real man smiles in trouble, gathers strength from distress, and grows brave by reflection.
The unexamined life is not worth living.