Do not pray for easy lives. Pray to be stronger men.
Trust in dreams, for in them is hidden the gate to eternity.
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
I am always doing what I cannot do yet, in order to learn how to do it.
We need never be ashamed of our tears.
If we command our wealth, we shall be rich and free. If our wealth commands us, we are poor indeed.
You have brains in your head. You have feet in your shoes. You can steer yourself any direction you choose.
When written in Chinese, the word 'crisis' is composed of two characters. One represents danger, the other opportunity.
Above all things, respect yourself.
For every man there exists a bait which he cannot resist swallowing.
Only the wisest and stupidest of men never change.
I may not have gone where I intended to go, but I think I have ended up where I needed to be.
Gratitude is an illness suffered by dogs.
Our greatest glory is not in never falling but in rising every time we fall.
We are what our thoughts have made us; so take care about what you think. Words are secondary. Thoughts live; they travel far.
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.
How wrong is it for a woman to expect the man to build the world she wants, rather than to create it herself?
Aim for the highest.
It is better to light one small candle than to curse the darkness.
Let yourself be silently drawn by the stronger pull of what you really love.
Weakness of attitude becomes weakness of character.