You can't learn in school what the world is going to do next year.
The limits of the possible can only be defined by going beyond them into the impossible.
For a man who no longer has a homeland, writing becomes a place to live.
The secret of genius is to carry the spirit of the child into old age, which means never losing your enthusiasm.
Alone we can do so little; together we can do so much.
Once you learn to quit, it becomes a habit.
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.
If you enter this world knowing you are loved and you leave this world knowing the same, then everything that happens in between can be dealt with.
Great work requires great and persistent effort for a long time. … Character has to be established through a thousand stumbles.
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.
Anything that makes weak - physically, intellectually and spiritually, reject it as poison.
If you can accept losing, you can't win.
What does not destroy me, makes me strong.
Question with boldness even the existence of God; because, if there be one, he must more approve of the homage of reason than that of blindfolded fear.
Don't get set into one form, adapt it and build your own, and let it grow, be like water.
Make today worth remembering.
People often say that motivation doesn't last. Well, neither does bathing - that's why we recommend it daily.
When you arise in the morning think of what a privilege it is to be alive, to think, to enjoy, to love ...
My heroes are the ones who survived doing it wrong, who made mistakes, but recovered from them.
We must have perserverence and above all confidence in ourselves. We must believe that we are gifted for something.
All the darkness in the world cannot extinguish the light of a single candle.