Accept whatever comes to you woven in the pattern of your destiny, for what could more aptly fit your needs?
Imagination will often carry us to worlds that never were, but without it we go nowhere.
There is nothing in a caterpillar that tells you it's going to be a butterfly.
Motivation is what gets you started. Habit is what keeps you going.
What does not destroy me, makes me strong.
It is better to light one small candle than to curse the darkness.
I am not what happened to me, I am what I choose to become.
Whatever the mind of man can conceive and believe, it can achieve.
What I stand for is what I stand on.
Once you learn to quit, it becomes a habit.
The crisis of today is the joke of tomorrow.
Knowing what's right doesn't mean much unless you do what's right.
The best way to find yourself is to lose yourself in the service of others.
Find out who you are and do it on purpose.
Most people live and die with their music still unplayed. They never dare to try.
My mission in life is not merely to survive, but to thrive; and to do so with some passion, some compassion, some humor, and some style
Sovereignty is not given, it is taken.
Never trust the advice of a man in difficulties.
You say I started out with practically nothing, but that isn't correct. We all start with all there is, it's how we use it that makes things possible.
However many holy words you read, however many you speak, what good will they do you if you do not act on upon them?
Only when I fall do I get up again.