I can be changed by what happens to me. But I refuse to be reduced by it.
In life, you need either inspiration or desperation.
If we ever forget that we're one nation under God, then we will be one nation gone under.
Determine never to be idle. No person will have occasion to complain of the want of time, who never loses any. It is wonderful how much may be done, if we are always doing.
Effort only fully releases its reward after a person refuses to quit.
People are capable, at any time in their lives, of doing what they dream of.
Never stand begging for what one has the power to earn.
I am the captain of my soul.
Wealth is not about having a lot of money; it's about having a lot of options.
Whatever you can do or dream you can, begin it. Boldness has genius, power and magic in it!
And, when you want something, all the universe conspires in helping you to achieve it.
When I give, I give myself.
In winter, I plot and plan. In spring, I move.
Nothing is impossible, the word itself says 'I am possible'
As a child of God, I am greater than anything that can happen to me.
Never let the future disturb you. You will meet it, if you have to, with the same weapons of reason which today arm you against the present.
If you don't know, the thing to do is not to get scared, but to learn.
After all is said and done, more is said than done.
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.
To myself I am only a child playing on the beach, while vast oceans of truth lie undiscovered before me.
The desire to reach for the stars is ambitious. The desire to reach hearts is wise.