A really great man is known by three signs: generosity in the design, humanity in the execution, moderation in success.
Happiness, eternal or temporal, is not the reward that mankind seeks, Happinesses are but his wayside companions. His soul is in the journey and in the struggle.
Ask yourself what makes you come alive.
Start where you are, use what you have.
Don’t be afraid to give up the good for the great.
People often say that motivation doesn't last. Well, neither does bathing - that's why we recommend it daily.
There are two ways of spreading light: to be the candle or the mirror that reflects it.
The future belongs to those who believe in the beauty of their dreams.
Great minds discuss ideas; average minds discuss events; small minds discuss people.
If you don't design your own life plan, chances are you'll fall into someone else's plan. And guess what they have planned for you? Not much.
Don't be afraid to give up the good to go for the great.
There is only one success - to be able to spend your life in your own way.
It's not whether you get knocked down, it's whether you get up.
Nothing is impossible, the word itself says 'I'm possible'!
Always be a first-rate version of yourself, instead of a second-rate version of somebody else.
In three words I can sum up everything I've learned about life: it goes on.
Great spirits have always encountered violent opposition from mediocre minds.
I don't want to get to the end of my life and find that I lived just the length of it. I want to have lived the width of it as well.
Life is like music; it must be composed by ear, feeling, and instinct, not by rule.
No one can make you feel inferior without your consent.
Those who matter don't mind, and those who mind don't matter.
The world is a looking glass and gives back to every man the reflection of his own face.
Don't cry because it's over. Smile because it happened.
You have brains in your head. You have feet in your shoes. You can steer yourself in any direction you choose. You're on your own, and you know what you know. And you are the guy who'll decide where to go.
Believe you can and you're halfway there.
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