Though the road's been rocky it sure feels good to me.
Don't get set into one form, adapt it and build your own, and let it grow, be like water.
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.
What I stand for is what I stand on.
Keep your eyes on the stars, and your feet on the ground.
You yourself, as much as anybody in the entire universe, deserve your love and affection.
Climbing to the top demands strength, whether it is to the top of Mount Everest or to the top of your career.
Neither worse then or better is a thing made by being praised.
My heroes are the ones who survived doing it wrong, who made mistakes, but recovered from them.
They say Rome wasn't built in a day, but I wasn't on that particular job.
You lose nothing when fighting for a cause ... In my mind the losers are those who don't have a cause they care about.
Always do what is right. It will gratify half of mankind and astound the other.
Differences are not intended to separate, to alienate. We are different precisely in order to realize our need of one another.
There is no passion to be found playing small - in settling for a life that is less than the one you are capable of living.
You get in life what you have the courage to ask for.
Whatever you do will be insignificant, but it is very important that you do it.
Our greatest glory is not in never falling but in rising every time we fall.
It's what you learn after you know it all that counts.
Your success and happiness lies in you. Resolve to keep happy, and your joy and you shall form an invincible host against difficulties.
Write it on your heart that every day is the best day in the year.
If you're not prepared to be wrong, you'll never come up with anything original.