Some people don't like change, but you need to embrace change if the alternative is disaster.
If you are humble nothing will touch you, neither praise nor disgrace, because you know what you are.
I confess that in 1901 I said to my brother Orville that man would not fly for fifty years.
Only when I fall do I get up again.
Your pain is the breaking of the shell that encloses your understanding.
I do not want to die rusting, I prefer to burn out.
A man's work is nothing but this slow trek to rediscover, through the detours of art, those two or three great and simple images in whose presence his heart first opened.
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.
After climbing a great hill, one only finds that there are many more hills to climb.
How wrong is it for a woman to expect the man to build the world she wants, rather than to create it herself?
Anything that makes weak - physically, intellectually and spiritually, reject it as poison.
Yesterday is gone. Tomorrow has not yet come. We have only today. Let us begin.
What's the world's greatest lie?... It's this: that at a certain point in our lives, we lose control of what's happening to us, and our lives become controlled by fate.
I am the lizard king. I can do anything.
Be the change that you wish to see in the world.
If you spend too much time thinking about a thing, you'll never get it done.
Keep your face always toward the sunshine - and shadows will fall behind you.
You yourself, as much as anybody in the entire universe, deserve your love and affection.
A bird doesn't sing because it has an answer, it sings because it has a song.
After all is said and done, more is said than done.