You never know what motivates you.
By failing to prepare, you are preparing to fail.
Who seeks shall find.
Go for it now. The future is promised to no one.
Quality is not an act, it is a habit.
What you do today can improve all your tomorrows.
Know or listen to those who know.
If you think you can do it, you can.
If you're going through hell, keep going.
The dog that trots about finds a bone.
Can you imagine young people nowadays making a study of trigonometry for the fun of it? Well I did.
I have this sense that I didn't really start growing up until my twenties.
I grew up in a house where nobody had to tell me to go to school every day and do my homework.
I liked being a teenager, but I would not go back for all the tea in China.
As I've said many times, the single most oppressed class in America right now is the teenager.
I have always had a sense that we are all pretty much alone in life, particularly in adolescence.
At the age of 16 I was already dreaming of having a baby because I felt myself to be an adult, but my mum forbid it. Right now, I feel like a teenager and I want to have fun for one or two more years before starting a family.
Teenagers who are never required to vacuum are living in one.
I got through my teen years by being a bit of a clown.
I think there's a time in your life where you don't feel like you fit in. I think everyone has that when you're a teenager, especially, and especially in the society we live in.