Rich people have small TVs and big libraries, and poor people have small libraries and big TVs.
Anything worth doing is worth doing poorly--until you can learn to do it well.
You are the determining factor in your future. Don't let others be your judge and jury with their pity and negative thoughts or feeling. Know that you are here for a reason. Recognize, develop, and use the resources you do have. Others see the surface; you know your heart.
The chief cause of failure and unhappiness is trading what you want most for what you want right now.
When you've got a strong enough why, you can always find the how.
If my life has had a theme, I suppose it has been a typical American theme in that, for most of it, I have been looking for happiness and success.
Desire is created when something happens in your life that suddenly changes the way you see yourself in relationship to your future.
Failure is an event, never a person; an attitude, not an outcome.
Don't become a wandering generality. Be a meaningful specific.
When you give directives to a child, especially a teenager, you must consider the nature of your child.
Solomon said if you want to be wise you run with the wise; if you want to be a fool, you run with fools.
The story of life repeatedly assures you that if you will use what you have, you will be given more to use.