Any book that helps a child to form a habit of reading, to make reading one of his deep and continuing needs, is good for him.
Don't complain about the snow on your neighbor's roof when your own doorstep is unclean.
Winners and losers aren't born, they are the products of how they think
I'm sorry I wrote you such a long letter; I didn't have time to write a short one.
Be not ashamed women, ... You are the gates of the body, and you are the gates of the soul.
A superior man is modest in his speech, but exceeds in his actions.
My dear friend, clear your mind of cant.
As a child of God, I am greater than anything that can happen to me.
You'll never get ahead of anyone as long as you try to get even with him.
You have to dream before your dreams can come true.
Don't hit at all if it is honorably possible to avoid hitting; but never hit soft!
Truth can be stated in a thousand different ways, yet each one can be true.
I am not what happened to me, I am what I choose to become.
Anyone who stops learning is old, whether at twenty or eighty. Anyone who keeps learning stays young.
Treat a work of art like a prince. Let it speak to you first.
Always do what you are afraid to do.
They deem me mad because I will not sell my days for gold; and I deem them mad because they think my days have a price.
Winning isn't everything but wanting to win is.
Write it on your heart that every day is the best day in the year.
I work hard, and I do good, and I'm going to enjoy myself. I'm not going to let you restrict me.
Out of suffering have emerged the strongest souls; the most massive characters are seared with scars.