Don't complain about the snow on your neighbor's roof when your own doorstep is unclean.
To see me does not necessarily mean to see my face. To understand my thoughts is to have seen me.
They alone live, who live for others.
I dream my painting and I paint my dream.
The superior man thinks only of virtue; the common man thinks only of comfort.
All wealth is the product of labor.
Do not let it be your aim to be something, but to be someone.
Dare to live the life you have dreamed for yourself. Go forward and make your dreams come true.
You have brains in your head. You have feet in your shoes. You can steer yourself any direction you choose.
Some people don't like change, but you need to embrace change if the alternative is disaster.
The number one problem that keeps people from winning in the United States today is lack of belief in themselves.
Life is 10 percent what happens to you and ninety percent how you respond to it.
If we command our wealth, we shall be rich and free. If our wealth commands us, we are poor indeed.
After all is said and done, more is said than done.
I am not bound to win, but I am bound to be true. I am not bound to succeed, but I am bound to live by the light that I have. I must stand with anybody that stands right, and stand with him while he is right, and part with him when he goes wrong.
The world is the great gymnasium where we come to make ourselves strong.
I don't think necessity is the mother of invention. Invention ... arises directly from idleness, possibly also from laziness. To save oneself trouble.
When we see men of a contrary character, we should turn inwards and examine ourselves.
This is one small step for a man, one giant leap for mankind.
Perseverance and spirit have done wonders in all ages.
Plan your work - work your plan. Lack of system produces that 'I'm swamped' feeling.