Our destiny offers not the cup of despair, but the chalice of opportunity. So let us seize it, not in fear, but in gladness.
It is the business of the very few to be independent; it is a privilege of the strong.
If there is any kind of magic in the world, it must be the attempt of understanding someone or sharing something.
Live your life by a compass, not a clock.
Some people dream of success, while other people get up and make it happen.
No matter what happens, or how bad it seems today, life does go on, and it will be better tomorrow.
Tests are a gift. And great tests are a great gift. To fail the test is a misfortune. But to refuse the test is to refuse the gift, and something worse, more irrevocable, than misfortune.
You must strive to find your own voice. Because the longer you wait to begin, the less likely you are to find it at all.
A mind troubled by doubt cannot focus on the course to victory.
Every challenge, every adversity, contains within it the seeds of opportunity and growth.