You can't learn in school what the world is going to do next year.
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.
The men who have succeeded are men who have chosen one line and stuck to it.
You have to work hard to get to the top of your game. I think every writer has doubts! I still do all the time.
Aim for the highest.
As a child of God, I am greater than anything that can happen to me.
Whatever you do will be insignificant, but it is very important that you do it.
It's what you learn after you know it all that counts.
I think nature's imagination Is so much greater than man's, she's never going to let us relax.
A long apprenticeship is the most logical way to success. The only alternative is overnight stardom, but I can't give you a formula for that.
Go then if you must, but remember, no matter how foolish your deeds, those who love you will love you still.
Sincerity and truth are the basis of every virtue.
You can wish for things in the future to be different, but in this moment you have to accept things as they are.
The people who were trying to make this world worse are not taking the day off. Why should I?
You lose nothing when fighting for a cause ... In my mind the losers are those who don't have a cause they care about.
Surround yourself only with people who are going to take you higher.
The expectations of life depend upon diligence; the mechanic that would perfect his work must first sharpen his tools.
Effort only fully releases its reward after a person refuses to quit.
Focus on where you want to go, not on what you fear.
A sudden dart when a little over a hundred feet from the end of the track, or a little over 120 feet from the point at which it rose into the air, ended the flight.
Courage isn't having the strength to go on - it is going on when you don't have strength.