It's not who you are underneath, it's what you do that defines you.
I learned that courage was not the absence of fear, but the triumph over it. The brave man is not he who does not feel afraid, but he who conquers that fear.
Don't let yesterday use up too much of today.
Happiness is not a goal, it’s a by-product of a life well lived.
We, the people, still believe that every citizen deserves a basic measure of security and dignity.
Formulate and stamp indelibly on your mind a mental picture of yourself as succeeding. Hold this picture tenaciously. Never permit it to fade. Your mind will seek to develop the picture.
If you are not brave enough, no one will back you up.
I don’t think of myself as a poor deprived ghetto girl who made good. I think of myself as somebody who from an early age knew I was responsible for myself, and I had to make good.
If you don't build your dream, someone will hire you to build theirs.
Drunkenness reveals what soberness conceals.