To see me does not necessarily mean to see my face. To understand my thoughts is to have seen me.
Climbing to the top demands strength, whether it is to the top of Mount Everest or to the top of your career.
When you're at the end of your rope, tie a knot and hold on
When I was in college, I wanted to be involved in things that would change the world.
Only in the darkness, you are able to see the stars.
I do not care so much what I am to others as I care what I am to myself.
The power for creating a better future is contained in the present moment: You create a good future by creating a good present.
If you think in terms of a year, plant a seed; if in terms of ten years, plant trees; if in terms of 100 years, teach the people.
My mother said to me, 'If you are a soldier, you will become a general. If you are a monk, you will become the Pope.' Instead, I was a painter, and became Picasso.
The time is always right to do the right thing
Today I shall behave, as if this is the day I will be remembered.
Strength of mind rests in sobriety; for this keeps your reason unclouded by passion.
We are all motivated by a keen desire for praise, and the better a man is, the more he is inspired by glory.
Knowing what's right doesn't mean much unless you do what's right.
Courage is the most important of all the virtues, because without courage you can't practice any other virtue consistently. You can practice any virtue erratically, but nothing consistently without courage.
When we see men of a contrary character, we should turn inwards and examine ourselves.
I want to know what passion is. I want to feel something strongly.
You're off to Great Places! Today is your day! Your mountain is waiting, So... get on your way!
I can be changed by what happens to me. But I refuse to be reduced by it.
I can never stand still. I must explore and experiment. I am never satisfied with my work. I resent the limitations of my own imagination.
When it comes down to it, I let them think what they want. If they care enough to bother with what I do, then I'm already better than them.