The marble not yet carved can hold the form of every thought the greatest artist has.
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.
You lose nothing when fighting for a cause ... In my mind the losers are those who don't have a cause they care about.
The meaning of life is that it is to be lived, and it is not to be traded and conceptualized and squeezed into a patter of systems.
The only way to make sense out of change is to plunge into it, move with it and join the dance.
There is nothing in a caterpillar that tells you it's going to be a butterfly.
Memories of our lives, of our works and our deeds will continue in others.
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.
A superior man is modest in his speech, but exceeds in his actions.
The person who takes no chances generally has to take whatever is left when others are through choosing.
Sovereignty is not given, it is taken.
We ask ourselves, who am I to be brilliant, gorgeous, handsome, talented and fabulous? Actually, who are you not to be?
After all is said and done, more is said than done.
Do not be afraid. Do not be satisfied with mediocrity. Put out into the deep and let down your nets for a catch.
Winning isn't everything but wanting to win is.
Patience is bitter, but its fruit is sweet.
You have brains in your head. You have feet in your shoes. You can steer yourself any direction you choose.
The crisis of today is the joke of tomorrow.
Sincerity and truth are the basis of every virtue.
Do not look for approval except for the consciousness of doing your best.
I love those who can smile in trouble...