The past cannot be changed. The future is yet in your power.
Alone we can do so little; together we can do so much.
Be more concerned with your character than your reputation, because your character is what you really are, while your reputation is merely what others think you are.
We cannot solve our problems with the same thinking we used when we created them.
Do not go where the path may lead, go instead where there is no path and leave a trail.
If you can't feed a hundred people, then just feed one.
I invented my life by taking for granted that everything I did not like would have an opposite, which I would like.
I will never be by violence constrained to do anything.
The present is theirs; the future, for which I really worked, is mine.
A liar will not be believed even when he speaks the truth.
He was a dreamer, a thinker, a speculative philosopher... or, as his wife would have it, an idiot.
Do not count your chickens before they are hatched.
To give real service, you must add something which cannot be bought or measured with money.
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.
Whatever you are, be a good one.
If you can accept losing, you can't win.
How wrong is it for a woman to expect the man to build the world she wants, rather than to create it herself?
Nothing is impossible, the word itself says 'I am possible'
I long to accomplish a great and noble task; but it is my chief duty to accomplish small tasks as if they were great and noble
Don't complain about the snow on your neighbor's roof when your own doorstep is unclean.
People often say that motivation doesn't last. Well, neither does bathing - that's why we recommend it daily.