Be who you are and say what you feel, because those who mind don't matter, and those who matter don't mind.
You've gotta dance like there's nobody watching, Love like you'll never be hurt, Sing like there's nobody listening, And live like it's heaven on earth.
Friendship is born at that moment when one man says to another: "What! You too? I thought that no one but myself . . ."
Don't walk behind me; I may not lead. Don't walk in front of me; I may not follow. Just walk beside me and be my friend.
Darkness cannot drive out darkness: only light can do that. Hate cannot drive out hate: only love can do that.
Insanity is doing the same thing, over and over again, but expecting different results.
Here's to the crazy ones. The misfits. The rebels. The troublemakers. The round pegs in the square holes. The ones who see things differently. They're not fond of rules. And they have no respect for the status quo. You can quote them, disagree with them, glorify or vilify them. About the only thing you can't do is ignore them. Because they change things. They push the human race forward. And while some may see them as the crazy ones, we see genius. Because the people who are crazy enough to think they can change the world, are the ones who do.
To be yourself in a world that is constantly trying to make you something else is the greatest accomplishment.
Twenty years from now you will be more disappointed by the things that you didn't do than by the ones you did do. So throw off the bowlines. Sail away from the safe harbor. Catch the trade winds in your sails. Explore. Dream. Discover.
Imperfection is beauty, madness is genius and it's better to be absolutely ridiculous than absolutely boring.
It is better to remain silent at the risk of being thought a fool, than to talk and remove all doubt of it.
All that is gold does not glitter, Not all those who wander are lost; The old that is strong does not wither, Deep roots are not reached by the frost. From the ashes a fire shall be woken, A light from the shadows shall spring; Renewed shall be blade that was broken, The crownless again shall be king.
There are only two ways to live your life. One is as though nothing is a miracle. The other is as though everything is a miracle.
The person, be it gentleman or lady, who has not pleasure in a good novel, must be intolerably stupid.
A woman is like a tea bag; you never know how strong it is until it's in hot water.