Things may come to those who wait but only the things left by those who hustle.
Once you learn to quit, it becomes a habit.
Every problem is a gift - without problems we would not grow.
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.
We cannot solve our problems with the same thinking we used when we created them.
I just couldn't take school seriously: I had this guitar neck with four frets which I kept hidden under the desk. It had strings on it so I would practice my chord shapes under the desk and that's about all I did at school.
Happiness depends more on the inward disposition of mind than on outward circumstances.
I invented my life by taking for granted that everything I did not like would have an opposite, which I would like.
Any book that helps a child to form a habit of reading, to make reading one of his deep and continuing needs, is good for him.
In a day, when you don't come across any problems - you can be sure that you are travelling in a wrong path.
My dear friend, clear your mind of cant.
Do not worry about holding high position; worry rather about playing your proper role.
The best way to find yourself is to lose yourself in the service of others.
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.
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.
Once you have tasted flight, you will forever walk the earth with your eyes turned skyward, for there you have been, and there you will always long to return.
A hero is no braver than an ordinary man, but he is brave five minutes longer.
First they ignore you, then they ridicule you, then they fight you, and then you win.
People throw stones at you and you convert them into milestones.
It is better to light one small candle than to curse the darkness.
The men who have succeeded are men who have chosen one line and stuck to it.