If you treat an individual as he is, he will remain how he is. But if you treat him as if he were what he ought to be and could be, he will become what he ought to be and could be
Our life is what our thoughts make it.
It is better to light one small candle than to curse the darkness.
You lose nothing when fighting for a cause ... In my mind the losers are those who don't have a cause they care about.
Find out who you are and do it on purpose.
If you paint in your mind a picture of bright and happy expectations, you put yourself into a condition conducive to your goal.
First they ignore you, then they ridicule you, then they fight you, and then you win.
March on. Do not tarry. To go forward is to move toward perfection. March on, and fear not the thorns, or the sharp stones on life's path.
The starting point of all achievement is desire. Keep this constantly in mind. Weak desires bring weak results, just as a small amount of fire makes a small amount of heat.
He who is not courageous enough to take risks will accomplish nothing in life
You shape your own destiny.
It's what you learn after you know it all that counts.
Don't get set into one form, adapt it and build your own, and let it grow, be like water.
Some people don't like change, but you need to embrace change if the alternative is disaster.
I am the lizard king. I can do anything.
I am not bound to win, but I am bound to be true. I am not bound to succeed, but I am bound to live by the light that I have. I must stand with anybody that stands right, and stand with him while he is right, and part with him when he goes wrong.
Once you learn to quit, it becomes a habit.
Surround yourself only with people who are going to take you higher.
Be miserable. Or motivate yourself. Whatever has to be done, it's always your choice.
Never trust the advice of a man in difficulties.
Learn from yesterday, live for today, hope for tomorrow.