Don't hit at all if it is honorably possible to avoid hitting; but never hit soft!
I can never stand still. I must explore and experiment. I am never satisfied with my work. I resent the limitations of my own imagination.
Isn't it astonishing that all these secrets have been preserved for so many years just so we could discover them!
I can be changed by what happens to me. But I refuse to be reduced by it.
I am the captain of my soul.
A goal is not always meant to be reached, it often serves simply as something to aim at.
Everything I've ever done was out of fear of being mediocre.
How wrong is it for a woman to expect the man to build the world she wants, rather than to create it herself?
Improvement makes strait roads, but the crooked roads without Improvement, are roads of Genius.
I don't care what people think or say about me, I know who I am.
Instead of worrying about what people say of you, why not spend time trying to accomplish something they will admire
The desire to reach for the stars is ambitious. The desire to reach hearts is wise.
Somewhere, something incredible is waiting to be known.
I believe that if you show people the problems and you show them the solutions they will be moved to act.
You must never be fearful about what you are doing when it is right.
Learn from yesterday, live for today, hope for tomorrow.
Don't get set into one form, adapt it and build your own, and let it grow, be like water.
If my life is going to mean anything, I have to live it myself.
If I find 10,000 ways something won't work, I haven't failed. I am not discouraged, because every wrong attempt discarded is another step forward.
To give pleasure to a single heart by a single act is better than a thousand heads bowing in prayer.
Neither seek nor avoid, take what comes.