Sometimes you just gotta be drop-kicked out of the nest.
Remember that just because you hit bottom doesn’t mean you have to stay there.
Look, even bad years are pretty good years, I think.
Listen, smile, agree, and then do whatever you were gonna do anyway.
To copy others is necessary, but to copy oneself is pathetic.
I do not seek. I find.
Inspiration exists, but it has to find us working.
Unless your work gives you trouble, it is no good.
I am always doing that which I cannot do, in order that I may learn how to do it.
We are all in the gutter, but some of us are looking at the stars.
Always forgive your enemies; nothing annoys them so much.
Be yourself; everyone else is already taken.
Opportunity may knock only once but temptation leans on the door bell.
You alone are enough.
Create the highest, grandest vision possible for your life, because you become what you believe.
I was once afraid of people saying, “Who does she think she is?” Now I have the courage to stand and say, “This is who I am”.
Passion is energy. Feel the power that comes from focusing on what excites you.
Step out of the history that is holding you back. Step into the new story you are willing to create.
So go ahead. Fall down. The world looks different from the ground.
Surround yourself with only people who are going to lift you higher.
Anything you can imagine you can create.
When you undervalue what you do, the world will undervalue who you are.
Where there is no struggle there is no strength.
Turn your wounds into wisdom.
Be alone, that is the secret of invention; be alone, that is when ideas are born.
If your hate could be turned into electricity, it would light up the whole world.
Let the future tell the truth, and evaluate each one according to his work and accomplishments. The present is theirs; the future, for which I have really worked, is mine.
Our virtues and our failings are inseparable, like force and matter. When they separate, man is no more.
I don’t care that they stole my idea…I care that they don’t have any of their own.
The greatest glory in living is not in falling, but in rising every time we fall.
I never lose. I either win or learn.
When people are determined they can overcome anything.
After climbing a great hill, one only finds that there are many more hills to climb.
It always seems impossible until it’s done.
A winner is a dreamer who never gives up.
Difficulties break some men but make others. No axe is sharp enough to cut the soul of a sinner who keeps on trying, one armed with the hope that he will rise even in the end.
If you want a thing done well, do it yourself.
Until you spread your wings, you’ll have no idea how far you can fly.
Nothing is more difficult, and therefore more precious, than to be able to decide.
The stupid speak of the past, the wise of the present, and fools of the future.
Once you have made up your mind, stick to it; there no longer any ‘if’ or ‘but’.
Death is nothing, but to live defeated and inglorious is to die daily.
Impossible is a word to be found only in the dictionary of fools.
Life is an adventure, dare it.
When you don’t have anything, then you have everything.
Life is a game, play it… Life is too precious, do not destroy it.
Do not let the past disturb you -just leave everything in the sacred heart, and begin again with joy.
Never be so busy as not to think of others.
Yesterday is gone. Tomorrow has not yet come. We have only today. Let us begin.
Do not wait for leaders; do it alone, person to person.