It's not whether you get knocked down, it's whether you get up.
The purpose of our lives is to be happy.
It is not the mountain we conquer, but ourselves.
Character cannot be developed in ease and quiet.
It is by going down into the abyss that we recover the treasures of life. Where you stumble, there lies your treasure.
If you don't pay appropriate attention to what has your attention, it will take more of your attention than it deserves.
Keep your face to the sunshine and you cannot see a shadow.
Our greatest weakness lies in giving up.
Would you like me to give you a formula for success? It's quite simple, really. Double your rate of failure.
Most of us, swimming against the tides of trouble the world knows nothing about, need only a bit of praise or encouragement - and we will make the goal.
Nothing in this world can take the place of persistence. Talent will not: nothing is more common than unsuccessful men with talent.
I decided, very early on, just to accept life unconditionally; I never expected it to do anything special for me, yet I seemed to accomplish far more than I had ever hoped. Most of the time it just happened to me without my ever seeking it.
The best revenge is massive success.
"Failure" is not the falling down, but the staying down.
All life is an experiment. The more experiments you make the better.
He who has a why to live can bear almost any how.
In essence, if we want to direct our lives, we must take control of our consistent actions. It's not what we do once in a while that shapes our lives, but what we do consistently.
If one advances confidently in the direction of his dreams, and endeavors to live the life which he has imagined...
There is nothing more common than unsuccessful men with talent.
It's not what we do once in a while that shapes our lives. It's what we do consistently.
The journey of a thousand miles begins with a single step. Watch your step.
The journey of a thousand miles begins with a cash advance.
I find hope in the darkest of days, and focus in the brightest. I do not judge the universe.
When one door closes another door opens. Usually a refrigerator.
The world is full of educated derelicts.
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