And, when you want something, all the universe conspires in helping you to achieve it.
The greatest thing in the world is to know how to belong to oneself.
Impossible is a word to be found only in the dictionary of fools.
I invented my life by taking for granted that everything I did not like would have an opposite, which I would like.
The greatest accomplishment is not in never falling, but in rising again after you fall.
Don?t only practice your art, but force your way into its secrets, for it and knowledge can raise men to the divine.
The greatest sin is to think yourself weak
I am always doing that which I can not do, in order that I may learn how to do it.
Don't just read the easy stuff. You may be entertained by it, but you will never grow from it.
Argue not concerning God,re-examine all that you have been told at church or school or in any book, dismiss whatever insults your soul
Most people live and die with their music still unplayed. They never dare to try.
In essence, if we want to direct our lives, we must take control of our consistent actions. It's not what we do once in a while that shapes our lives, but what we do consistently.
Our lives begin to end the day we become silent about things that matter.
Plan your work - work your plan. Lack of system produces that 'I'm swamped' feeling.
It always seems impossible until it's done.
Do not let it be your aim to be something, but to be someone.
First ask yourself: What is the worst that can happen? Then prepare to accept it. Then proceed to improve on the worst.
Employ your time in improving yourself by other men's writings so that you shall come easily by what others have labored hard for.
It's not whether you got knocked down; it's whether you get back up.
Happiness depends more on the inward disposition of mind than on outward circumstances.
I confess that in 1901 I said to my brother Orville that man would not fly for fifty years.