Change and growth take place when a person has risked himself and dares to become involved with experimenting with his own life.
Exert your talents, and distinguish yourself, and don't think of retiring from the world, until the world will be sorry that you retire.
If we do not plant knowledge when young, it will give us no shade when we are old.
Knowing yourself is the beginning of all wisdom.
Know thyself means this, that you get acquainted with what you know, and what you can do.
The happiest life is that which constantly exercises and educates what is best in us.
Be the change you want to see.
Be the change you want to see in your networks
Motivation is what gets you started. Habit is what keeps you going.
We are either progressing or retrograding all the while; there is no such thing as remaining stationary in this life.
When we are no longer able to change a situation - we are challenged to change ourselves.
Collect as precious pearls the words of the wise and virtuous.
To conquer oneself is the best and noblest victory; to be vanquished by one's own nature is the worst and most ignoble defeat.
Between stimulus and response there is a space. In that space is our power to choose our response. In our response lies our growth and our freedom.
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 learning to know other things, and other minds, we become more intimately acquainted with ourselves, and are to ourselves better worth knowing.
If you go to work on your goals, your goals will go to work on you. If you go to work on your plan, your plan will go to work on you. Whatever good things we build end up building us.
Learn how to be happy with what you have while you pursue all that you want.
Fear less, hope more. Eat less, chew more. Talk less, say more. Hate less, love more.
The most difficult thing in life is to know yourself.