You never know what motivates you.
If you're going through hell, keep going.
The most effective way to do it, is to do it.
Go for it now. The future is promised to no one.
After a storm comes a calm.
If you think you can do it, you can.
What you do today can improve all your tomorrows.
To know oneself, one should assert oneself.
Be gentle to all and stern with yourself.
Without hard work, nothing grows but weeds.
You must not lose faith in humanity. Humanity is an ocean if a few drops of the ocean are dirty, the ocean does not become dirty.
An armed society is a polite society. Manners are good when one may have to back up his acts with his life.
It is no measure of health to be well adjusted to a profoundly sick society.
A people that values its privileges above its principles soon loses both.
There is more to life than increasing its speed.
Think what a better world it would be if we all, the whole world, had cookies and milk about three o'clock every afternoon and then lay down on our blankets for a nap.
Do not waste your time on Social Questions. What is the matter with the poor is Poverty what is the matter with the rich is Uselessness.
If a man walks in the woods for love of them half of each day, he is in danger of being regarded as a loafer. But if he spends his days as a speculator, shearing off those woods and making the earth bald before her time, he is deemed an industrious and enterprising citizen.
We have a system that increasingly taxes work and subsidizes nonwork.
What is the use of a house if you haven't got a tolerable planet to put it on?