A man can't soar too high, when he flies with his own wings.
We are citizens of the world. The tragedy of our times is that we do not know this.
The fishermen know that the sea is dangerous and the storm terrible, but they have never found these dangers sufficient reason for remaining ashore.
When I give, I give myself.
Patience is bitter, but its fruit is sweet.
Always remember you are braver than you believe, stronger than you seem, smarter than you think and twice as beautiful as you’ve ever imagined.
When every physical and mental resource is focused, one's power to solve a problem multiplies tremendously.
Instead of worrying about what people say of you, why not spend time trying to accomplish something they will admire
There is no greater agony than bearing an untold story inside you.
Keep away from people who try to belittle your ambitions. Small people always do that, but the really great make you feel that you, too, can become great.
In winter, I plot and plan. In spring, I move.
Keep your eyes on the stars, and your feet on the ground.
Identify your problems but give your power and energy to solutions
Your pain is the breaking of the shell that encloses your understanding.
It's always too early to quit.
Storms make trees take deeper roots.
Ask for what you want and be prepared to get it!
Get up, stand up, Stand up for your rights. Get up, stand up, Don't give up the fight.
A thing worth having is a thing worth cheating for.
A man's work is nothing but this slow trek to rediscover, through the detours of art, those two or three great and simple images in whose presence his heart first opened.
I'd rather be hated for who I am, than loved for who I am not.