For a man who no longer has a homeland, writing becomes a place to live.
You say I started out with practically nothing, but that isn't correct. We all start with all there is, it's how we use it that makes things possible.
A man can't soar too high, when he flies with his own wings.
Storms make trees take deeper roots.
To See a World in a Grain of Sand And a Heaven in a Wild Flower, Hold Infinity in the palm of your hand And Eternity in an hour.
Imagination will often carry us to worlds that never were, but without it we go nowhere.
Surround yourself only with people who are going to take you higher.
The best way to find yourself is to lose yourself in the service of others.
Don't hit at all if it is honorably possible to avoid hitting; but never hit soft!
You have power over your mind - not outside events. Realize this, and you will find strength.
Scar tissue is stronger than regular tissue. Realize the strength, move on.
The three things that are most essential to achievement are common sense, hard work and stick-to-it-iv-nes
Be yourself, let you come through.
In a conflict between the heart and the brain, follow your heart.
If the little bit you have is nothing special in itself, at least find a way of saying it that is a little bit special.
You shape your own destiny.
We cannot solve our problems with the same thinking we used when we created them.
Don't get set into one form, adapt it and build your own, and let it grow, be like water.
A Penny Saved is a Penny Earned
I do not care so much what I am to others as I care what I am to myself.
People who say it cannot be done should not interrupt those who are doing it.