Success consists of going from failure to failure without loss of enthusiasm.
Love yourself. It is important to stay positive because beauty comes from the inside out.
Whoever would overthrow the liberty of a nation must begin by subduing the freeness of speech.
There are no secrets to success. It is the result of preparation, hard work, and learning from failure.
Be faithful in small things because it is in them that your strength lies.
Life's most persistent and urgent question is, 'What are you doing for others?'
There is no greater happiness for a man than approaching a door at the end of a day knowing someone on the other side of that door is waiting for the sound of his footsteps.
Underlying most arguments against the free market is a lack of belief in freedom itself.
I hear and I forget. I see and I remember. I do and I understand.
It happens to everyone as they grow up. You find out who you are and what you want, and then you realize that people you've known forever don't see things the way you do. So you keep the wonderful memories, but find yourself moving on.
An intelligent hell would be better than a stupid paradise.
Run when you can, walk if you have to, crawl if you must; just never give up.
Never worry about numbers. Help one person at a time and always start with the person nearest you.
I have a dream that my four little children will one day live in a nation where they will not be judged by the color of their skin, but by the content of their character.
Don't limit yourself. Many people limit themselves to what they think they can do. You can go as far as your mind lets you. What you believe, remember, you can achieve.
I only regret that I have but one life to lose for my country.
If you want others to be happy, practice compassion. If you want to be happy, practice compassion.
You are responsible for your life. You can't keep blaming somebody else for your dysfunction. Life is really about moving on.
When we lose one blessing, another is often most unexpectedly given in its place.
Music was my refuge. I could crawl into the space between the notes and curl my back to loneliness.
The only place success comes before work is in the dictionary.
The greatest enemy to human souls is the self-righteous spirit which makes men look to themselves for salvation.
My religion is very simple. My religion is kindness.
With God in charge, I believe everything will work out for the best in the end.
Tolerance implies no lack of commitment to one's own beliefs. Rather it condemns the oppression or persecution of others.
Luck is predictable; the harder you work, the luckier you get.
We can't help everyone, but everyone can help someone.
Worry does not empty tomorrow of its sorrow. It empties today of its strength.
The Marines I have seen around the world have the cleanest bodies, the filthiest minds, the highest morale, and the lowest morals of any group of animals I have ever seen. Thank God for the United States Marine Corps!
A successful man is one who can lay a firm foundation with the bricks others have thrown at him.
There is no substitute for hard work.
When you have a dream, you've got to grab it and never let go.
Whoever said the pen is mightier than the sword obviously never encountered automatic weapons.
He is happiest, be he king or peasant, who finds peace in his home.
The greatest discovery of all time is that a person can change his future by merely changing his attitude.
The size of your success is measured by the strength of your desire; the size of your dream; and how you handle disappointment along the way.
The dog is a gentleman; I hope to go to his heaven not man's.
I can be changed by what happens to me. But I refuse to be reduced by it.
Beware of false knowledge; it is more dangerous than ignorance.
If you can't make it good, at least make it look good.
Love begins by taking care of the closest ones - the ones at home.
Winning takes talent, to repeat takes character.
All great change in America begins at the dinner table.
No person is your friend who demands your silence, or denies your right to grow.
Our death is not an end if we can live on in our children and the younger generation. For they are us; our bodies are only wilted leaves on the tree of life.
To acquire knowledge, one must study; but to acquire wisdom, one must observe.
Don't judge each day by the harvest you reap but by the seeds that you plant.
You are always a student, never a master. You have to keep moving forward.
That's the real trouble with the world, too many people grow up.
Humility is not thinking less of yourself, it's thinking of yourself less.
Don't wait. The time will never be just right.
If we want to find safe alternatives to obstetrics, we must rediscover midwifery. To rediscover midwifery is the same as giving back childbirth to women. And imagine the future if surgical teams were at the service of the midwives and the women instead of controlling them.
Women are made to be loved, not understood.
Real loss is only possible when you love something more than you love yourself.
When a woman becomes her own best friend life is easier.
One of the greatest diseases is to be nobody to anybody.
A mother's love for her child is like nothing else in the world. It knows no law, no pity, it dares all things and crushes down remorselessly all that stands in its path.
Opportunity is missed by most people because it is dressed in overalls and looks like work.
Children learn more from what you are than what you teach.
Optimism is a happiness magnet. If you stay positive, good things and good people will be drawn to you.
I'd rather attempt to do something great and fail than to attempt to do nothing and succeed.
One of the most tragic things I know about human nature is that all of us tend to put off living. We are all dreaming of some magical rose garden over the horizon instead of enjoying the roses that are blooming outside our windows today.
If your actions inspire others to dream more, learn more, do more and become more, you are a leader.
Whatever you want in life, other people are going to want it too. Believe in yourself enough to accept the idea that you have an equal right to it.
Life isn't about finding yourself. Life is about creating yourself.
Keep your dreams alive. Understand to achieve anything requires faith and belief in yourself, vision, hard work, determination, and dedication. Remember all things are possible for those who believe.
Even if I knew that tomorrow the world would go to pieces, I would still plant my apple tree.
Disciplining yourself to do what you know is right and important, although difficult, is the highroad to pride, self-esteem, and personal satisfaction.
All great achievements require time.
Discipline is the bridge between goals and accomplishment.
The only thing worse than being blind is having sight but no vision.
Don't find fault, find a remedy.
Friends and good manners will carry you where money won't go.
Cancer can take away all of my physical abilities. It cannot touch my mind, it cannot touch my heart, and it cannot touch my soul.
If you want to make a permanent change, stop focusing on the size of your problems and start focusing on the size of you!
Strive not to be a success, but rather to be of value.
A day of worry is more exhausting than a week of work.
Build your own dreams, or someone else will hire you to build theirs.
Intense love does not measure, it just gives.
Honesty is the first chapter in the book of wisdom.
Try to be a rainbow in someone's cloud.
A failure is not always a mistake, it may simply be the best one can do under the circumstances. The real mistake is to stop trying.
I used to think the worst thing in life was to end up all alone. It's not. The worst thing in life is to end up with people who make you feel all alone.
All of our dreams can come true...
Whatever we plant in our subconscious mind and nourish with repetition and emotion will one day become a reality.
I have decided to stick with love. Hate is too great a burden to bear.
Your most unhappy customers are your greatest source of learning.
When one door closes, another opens; but we often look so long and so regretfully upon the closed door that we do not see the one which has opened for us.
Never do anything against conscience even if the state demands it.
If I were not a physicist, I would probably be a musician. I often think in music. I live my daydreams in music. I see my life in terms of music.
Baseball was, is and always will be to me the best game in the world.
The future belongs to those who believe in the beauty of their dreams.
Coming together is a beginning; keeping together is progress; working together is success.
Go for it now. The future is promised to no one.
Never, never and never again shall it be that this beautiful land will again experience the oppression of one by another.
Monsters are real, and ghosts are real too. They live inside us, and sometimes, they win.
Action may not always bring happiness; but there is no happiness without action.
The way to get started is to quit talking and begin doing.
What can you do to promote world peace? Go home and love your family.
Delete the negative; accentuate the positive!