I have always found that mercy bears richer fruits than strict justice.
I am the lizard king. I can do anything.
Diligence is the mother of good fortune. And idleness, its opposite, never brought a man to the goal of any of his best wishes.
The limits of the possible can only be defined by going beyond them into the impossible.
It's all to do with the training: you can do a lot if you're properly trained.
Anyone who stops learning is old, whether at twenty or eighty. Anyone who keeps learning stays young.
My heroes are the ones who survived doing it wrong, who made mistakes, but recovered from them.
The fishermen know that the sea is dangerous and the storm terrible, but they have never found these dangers sufficient reason for remaining ashore.
Memories of our lives, of our works and our deeds will continue in others.
I just couldn't take school seriously: I had this guitar neck with four frets which I kept hidden under the desk. It had strings on it so I would practice my chord shapes under the desk and that's about all I did at school.
If you don't know, the thing to do is not to get scared, but to learn.
Life isn't about finding yourself. Life is about creating yourself.
The man with no imagination has no wings.
A bird doesn't sing because it has an answer, it sings because it has a song.
Never tell all you know-not even to the person you know best.
I am not bound to win, but I am bound to be true. I am not bound to succeed, but I am bound to live by the light that I have. I must stand with anybody that stands right, and stand with him while he is right, and part with him when he goes wrong.
Change the way you look at things and the things you look at change.
All thinking men are atheists.
We delight in the beauty of the butterfly, but rarely admit the changes it has gone through to achieve that beauty.
A thing worth having is a thing worth cheating for.
The only way of finding the limits of the possible is by going beyond them into the impossible.