Don?t only practice your art, but force your way into its secrets, for it and knowledge can raise men to the divine.
Change your thoughts and you change your world.
Failure is not our only punishment for laziness; there is also the success of others.
What does not destroy me, makes me strong.
Others have seen what is and asked why. I have seen what could be and asked why not.
Plan your work - work your plan. Lack of system produces that 'I'm swamped' feeling.
The first rule is to keep an untroubled spirit. The second is to look things in the face and know them for what they are.
Anything that makes weak - physically, intellectually and spiritually, reject it as poison.
I believe that every person is born with talent.
Whatever you can do or dream you can, begin it. Boldness has genius, power and magic in it!
Anyone who stops learning is old, whether at twenty or eighty. Anyone who keeps learning stays young.
I'd rather be hated for who I am, than loved for who I am not.
People often say that motivation doesn't last. Well, neither does bathing - that's why we recommend it daily.
Ability is what you're capable of doing. Motivation determines what you do. Attitude determines how well you do it.
You are not here merely to make a living. You are here in order to enable the world to live more amply, with greater vision, with a finer spirit of hope and achievement. You are here to enrich the world, and to impoverish yourself if you forget the errand.
Always remember you are braver than you believe, stronger than you seem, smarter than you think and twice as beautiful as you’ve ever imagined.
Keep your face to the sunshine and you will never see the shadow.
Instead of worrying about what people say of you, why not spend time trying to accomplish something they will admire
The secret of genius is to carry the spirit of the child into old age, which means never losing your enthusiasm.
The person who takes no chances generally has to take whatever is left when others are through choosing.
If you fell down yesterday, stand up today.