People die from typewriters falling on their heads.
You can chain me, you can torture me, you can even destroy this body, but you will never imprison my mind.
What lies behind us and what lies before us are tiny matters compared to what lies within us.
Your pain is the breaking of the shell that encloses your understanding.
I invented my life by taking for granted that everything I did not like would have an opposite, which I would like.
Make today worth remembering.
First they ignore you, then they ridicule you, then they fight you, and then you win.
When every physical and mental resource is focused, one's power to solve a problem multiplies tremendously.
The only way to make sense out of change is to plunge into it, move with it and join the dance.
I think nature's imagination Is so much greater than man's, she's never going to let us relax.
They deem me mad because I will not sell my days for gold; and I deem them mad because they think my days have a price.
I don't know who my grandfather was; I'm much more concerned to know what his grandson will be.
People should pursue what they're passionate about. That will make them happier than pretty much anything else.
We all have possibilities we don't know about. We can do things we don't even dream we can do.
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.
It marks a big step in your development when you come to realize that other people can help you do a better job than you could do alone.
The starting point of all achievement is desire.
Never look back unless you are planning to go that way.
I do not care so much what I am to others as I care what I am to myself.
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.
The only way of finding the limits of the possible is by going beyond them into the impossible.