My dear friend, clear your mind of cant.
It may have been in pieces, but I gave you the best of me.
A Penny Saved is a Penny Earned
You can wish for things in the future to be different, but in this moment you have to accept things as they are.
The present is theirs; the future, for which I really worked, is mine.
Nothing great was ever achieved without enthusiasm.
Your talent determines what you can do. Your motivation determines how much you are willing to do. Your attitude determines how well you do it.
We are what our thoughts have made us; so take care about what you think. Words are secondary. Thoughts live; they travel far.
Plan your work - work your plan. Lack of system produces that 'I'm swamped' feeling.
He was a dreamer, a thinker, a speculative philosopher... or, as his wife would have it, an idiot.
Make the most of yourself....for that is all there is of you.
One person with a belief is equal to a force of ninety-nine who have only interests.
Don't hit at all if it is honorably possible to avoid hitting; but never hit soft!
Argue not concerning God,re-examine all that you have been told at church or school or in any book, dismiss whatever insults your soul
I seldom end up where I wanted to go, but almost always end up where I need to be.
Yesterday is gone. Tomorrow has not yet come. We have only today. Let us begin.
Keep your face to the sunshine and you will never see the shadow.
Character isn't something you were born with and can't change, like your fingerprints. It's something you weren't born with and must take responsibility for forming.
It is better to light one small candle than to curse the darkness.
Our life is what our thoughts make it.
The great art of life is sensation, to feel that we exist, even in pain.