Whenever a negative thought concerning your personal power comes to mind, deliberately voice a positive thought to cancel it out.
Differences are not intended to separate, to alienate. We are different precisely in order to realize our need of one another.
Never stand begging for what one has the power to earn.
If the only tool you have is a hammer, you tend to see every problem as a nail.
One of the things I learned when I was negotiating was that until I changed myself, I could not change others.
I invented my life by taking for granted that everything I did not like would have an opposite, which I would like.
Yesterday is gone. Tomorrow has not yet come. We have only today. Let us begin.
The people who were trying to make this world worse are not taking the day off. Why should I?
Status quo, you know, is Latin for 'the mess we're in'.
If you want creative workers, give them enough time to play.
A painter should begin every canvas with a wash of black, because all things in nature are dark except where exposed by the light.
Trust in dreams, for in them is hidden the gate to eternity.
Believe you can and you're halfway there.
You can wish for things in the future to be different, but in this moment you have to accept things as they are.
All wealth is the product of labor.
We are all motivated by a keen desire for praise, and the better a man is, the more he is inspired by glory.
To myself I am only a child playing on the beach, while vast oceans of truth lie undiscovered before me.
However difficult life may seem, there is always something you can do and succeed at.
I confess that in 1901 I said to my brother Orville that man would not fly for fifty years.
Plan your work - work your plan. Lack of system produces that 'I'm swamped' feeling.
It is our choices...that show what we truly are, far more than our abilities.