I do it because i can, I can because I want to, I want to because you said I couldn’t.
The only person who can pull me down is myself, and I’m not going to let myself pull me down anymore.
Stealing someone else’s words frequently spares the embarrassment of eating your own.
Our greatest weakness lies in giving up. The most certain way to succeed is
always to try just one more time.
Better one line that will survive the author than a hundred books outlived.
Always be a first-rate version of yourself, instead of a second-rate version of somebody else.
When you feel like giving up, remember why you held on for so long in the first place.
Believe in yourself! Have faith in your abilities! Without a humble but reasonable confidence in your own powers you cannot be successful or happy.
There is not less wit, not less invention, in applying rightly a thought one finds in a book, than in being the first author of that book.
You will find that it is necessary to let things go; simply for the reason that they are heavy. So let them go, let go of them. I tie no weights to my ankles.
I don’t believe you have to be better than everybody else.
I believe you have to be better than you ever thought you could be.
Be miserable. Or motivate yourself. Whatever has to be done, it’s always your choice.
There is only one categorical imperative: Act only according to that maxim by which you can at the same time will that it should become universal law.
Don’t be afraid of your fears. They’re not there to scare you. They’re there to let you know that something is worth it.