Yelling at living things does tend to kill the spirit in them. Sticks and stones may break our bones, but words will break our hearts...
Character isn't something you were born with and can't change, like your fingerprints. It's something you weren't born with and must take responsibility for forming.
The three things that are most essential to achievement are common sense, hard work and stick-to-it-iv-nes
A Penny Saved is a Penny Earned
You see things; you say, 'Why?' But I dream things that never were; and I say 'Why not?
I not only use all the brains that I have, but all that I can borrow.
I just want to be able to play and make people feel good with what I do. When you're thinking that way, anything can happen. And, usually, what happens is good.
Laziness is nothing more than the habit of resting before you get tired.
All wealth is the product of labor.
The only way to make sense out of change is to plunge into it, move with it and join the dance.
No one is free who has not obtained the empire of himself. No man is free who cannot command himself.
A liar will not be believed even when he speaks the truth.
I would prefer even to fail with honor than win by cheating.
Whatever you are, be a good one.
Somewhere, something incredible is waiting to be known.
You can't build a reputation on what you are going to do.
Defeat is not defeat unless accepted as a reality-in your own mind.
We ask ourselves, who am I to be brilliant, gorgeous, handsome, talented and fabulous? Actually, who are you not to be?
You must never be fearful about what you are doing when it is right.
Some people feel the rain. Others just get wet.