I seldom end up where I wanted to go, but almost always end up where I need to be.
To give real service, you must add something which cannot be bought or measured with money.
I'd rather be an optimist and a fool than a pessimist and right.
Repetition of the same thought or physical action develops into a habit which, repeated frequently enough, becomes an automatic reflex.
If I find 10,000 ways something won't work, I haven't failed. I am not discouraged, because every wrong attempt discarded is another step forward.
Ask for what you want and be prepared to get it!
I dream my painting and I paint my dream.
To be yourself in a world that is constantly trying to make you something else is the greatest accomplishment.
The great art of life is sensation, to feel that we exist, even in pain.
Diligence is the mother of good fortune. And idleness, its opposite, never brought a man to the goal of any of his best wishes.
Scar tissue is stronger than regular tissue. Realize the strength, move on.
When I was in college, I wanted to be involved in things that would change the world.
Find out who you are. And do it on purpose.
Plan your work - work your plan. Lack of system produces that 'I'm swamped' feeling.
To attain the impossible, one must attempt the absurd.
The person who takes no chances generally has to take whatever is left when others are through choosing.
The people who were trying to make this world worse are not taking the day off. Why should I?
People don't realize how a man's whole life can be changed by one book.
Why live an ordinary life, when you can live an extraordinary one.
The real man smiles in trouble, gathers strength from distress, and grows brave by reflection.
Our greatest glory is not in never falling but in rising every time we fall.