We are citizens of the world. The tragedy of our times is that we do not know this.
Out of your vulnerabilities will come your strength.
If you can accept losing, you can't win.
With realization of one's own potential and self-confidence in one's ability, one can build a better world.
I believe that if you show people the problems and you show them the solutions they will be moved to act.
The marble not yet carved can hold the form of every thought the greatest artist has.
I will never be by violence constrained to do anything.
I can be changed by what happens to me. But I refuse to be reduced by it.
Do not go where the path may lead, go instead where there is no path and leave a trail.
Stop acting so small. You are the universe in ecstatic motion.
If we go down into ourselves, we find that we possess exactly what we desire.
We were a family who had come from nothing and now we had respect from French people of all sorts.
If the only tool you have is a hammer, you tend to see every problem as a nail.
It's not the load that breaks you down, it's the way you carry it.
People who are unable to motivate themselves must be content with mediocrity, no matter how impressive their other talents.
Storms make trees take deeper roots.
When written in Chinese, the word 'crisis' is composed of two characters. One represents danger, the other opportunity.
If you can't fly then run, if you can't run then walk, if you can't walk then crawl, but whatever you do you have to keep moving forward.
Diligence is the mother of good fortune. And idleness, its opposite, never brought a man to the goal of any of his best wishes.
The man with no imagination has no wings.
Employ your time in improving yourself by other men's writings so that you shall come easily by what others have labored hard for.