The pain you feel today will be the strength you feel tomorrow.

I wish I could show you, when you are lonely or in darkness, the astonishing light of your own being.

When you reach the end of your rope, tie a knot in it and hang on.

Life’s blows cannot break a person whose spirit is warmed by the fire of enthusiasm.

Patience is not passive; on the contrary, it is active; it is concentrated strength.

You are very powerful, provided you know how powerful you are.

Kites rise highest against the wind, not with it.

Make the best use of what is in your power and take the rest as it happens.

Never ignore a gut feeling, but never believe that it’s enough.

Half of the troubles of this life can be traced to saying yes too quickly and not saying no soon enough.

Our greatness lies not so much in being able to remake the world as being able to remake ourselves.

Have respect for yourself, and patience and compassion. With these, you can handle anything.

The natural flights of the human mind are not from pleasure to pleasure but from hope to hope.

Strength does not come from physical capacity. It comes from an indomitable will.

Enjoy when you can, and endure when you must.

Life is 10% what happens to you and 90% how you react to it.

Turn your face toward the sun and the shadows will fall behind you.

To get something you never had, you have to do something you never did.

Don’t be afraid to go out on a limb. That’s where the fruit is.

The best place to find a helping hand is at the end of your own arm.