The question isn't who is going to let me; it's who is going to stop me.
I am not what happened to me, I am what I choose to become.
To attain the impossible, one must attempt the absurd.
Alone we can do so little; together we can do so much.
They alone live, who live for others.
Only in the darkness, you are able to see the stars.
How wrong is it for a woman to expect the man to build the world she wants, rather than to create it herself?
I do not care so much what I am to others as I care what I am to myself.
If you spend too much time thinking about a thing, you'll never get it done.
I can be changed by what happens to me. But I refuse to be reduced by it.
I trust that everything happens for a reason, even if we are not wise enough to see it.
Champions aren't made in the gyms. Champions are made from something they have deep inside them - a desire, a dream, a vision.
Keep your face always toward the sunshine - and shadows will fall behind you.
You lose nothing when fighting for a cause ... In my mind the losers are those who don't have a cause they care about.
If you can't fly then run, if you can't run then walk, if you can't walk then crawl, but whatever you do you have to keep moving forward.
He that can have patience can have what he will.
We were a family who had come from nothing and now we had respect from French people of all sorts.
You have power over your mind - not outside events. Realize this, and you will find strength.
I dream my painting and I paint my dream.
The way to become rich is to put all your eggs in one basket and then watch that basket.
To be yourself in a world that is constantly trying to make you something else is the greatest accomplishment.