The secret of health for both mind and body is not to mourn for the past, nor to worry about the future, but to live the present moment wisely and earnestly.
Others have seen what is and asked why. I have seen what could be and asked why not.
Nothing great was ever achieved without enthusiasm.
If you get up in the morning and think the future is going to be better, it is a bright day. Otherwise, it's not.
When all is said and done, more is said than done.
Let yourself be silently drawn by the stronger pull of what you really love.
Whatever the mind of man can conceive and believe, it can achieve.
You must never be fearful about what you are doing when it is right.
Repetition of the same thought or physical action develops into a habit which, repeated frequently enough, becomes an automatic reflex.
A lot of legends, a lot of people, have come before me. But this is my time.
Above all things, respect yourself.
Treat a work of art like a prince. Let it speak to you first.
Be the change that you wish to see in the world.
We are what we repeatedly do. Excellence, then, is not an act, but a habit.
Victory is for those who can say 'Victory is mine'. Success is for those who can begin saying 'I will succeed' and say 'I have succeeded' in the end.
No leader can be too far ahead of his followers.
In essence, if we want to direct our lives, we must take control of our consistent actions. It's not what we do once in a while that shapes our lives, but what we do consistently.
You can't build a reputation on what you are going to do.
You are not here merely to make a living. You are here in order to enable the world to live more amply, with greater vision, with a finer spirit of hope and achievement. You are here to enrich the world, and to impoverish yourself if you forget the errand.
To myself I am only a child playing on the beach, while vast oceans of truth lie undiscovered before me.
If we command our wealth, we shall be rich and free. If our wealth commands us, we are poor indeed.