When you're at the end of your rope, tie a knot and hold on
The great secret of true success, of true happiness, is this: the man or woman who asks for no return, the perfectly unselfish person, is the most successful.
I long to accomplish a great and noble task; but it is my chief duty to accomplish small tasks as if they were great and noble
Keep your face to the sunshine and you will never see the shadow.
A man can't soar too high, when he flies with his own wings.
One of the things I learned when I was negotiating was that until I changed myself, I could not change others.
Nobody can hurt me without my permission.
And, when you want something, all the universe conspires in helping you to achieve it.
Do what you can, with what you have, where you are.
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.
Courage is the most important of all the virtues, because without courage you can't practice any other virtue consistently. You can practice any virtue erratically, but nothing consistently without courage.
Aim for the highest.
They say Rome wasn't built in a day, but I wasn't on that particular job.
After climbing a great hill, one only finds that there are many more hills to climb.
We are what our thoughts have made us; so take care about what you think. Words are secondary. Thoughts live; they travel far.
He that can have patience can have what he will.
No one is free who has not obtained the empire of himself. No man is free who cannot command himself.
You have power over your mind - not outside events. Realize this, and you will find strength.
If you spend too much time thinking about a thing, you'll never get it done.
The starting point of all achievement is desire.
I know in my heart that man is good, that what is right will always eventually triumph, and there is purpose and worth to each and every life.