Fantasy is an exercise bicycle for the mind. It might not take you anywhere, but it tones up the muscles that can. Of course, I could be wrong.
We must have perserverence and above all confidence in ourselves. We must believe that we are gifted for something.
The secret of genius is to carry the spirit of the child into old age, which means never losing your enthusiasm.
Scar tissue is stronger than regular tissue. Realize the strength, move on.
There is no refuge from confession but suicide; and suicide is confession.
A lot of legends, a lot of people, have come before me. But this is my time.
The men who have succeeded are men who have chosen one line and stuck to it.
If you can dream it, you can do it. Always remember that this whole thing was started with a dream and a mouse.
He was a dreamer, a thinker, a speculative philosopher... or, as his wife would have it, an idiot.
Don't ever take a fence down until you know why it was put up.
The secret of health for both mind and body is not to mourn for the past, nor to worry about the future, but to live the present moment wisely and earnestly.
How wrong is it for a woman to expect the man to build the world she wants, rather than to create it herself?
Insanity is doing the same thing over and over again and expecting different results.
To See a World in a Grain of Sand And a Heaven in a Wild Flower, Hold Infinity in the palm of your hand And Eternity in an hour.
To myself I am only a child playing on the beach, while vast oceans of truth lie undiscovered before me.
Aim for the highest.
I'd rather be an optimist and a fool than a pessimist and right.
If you want creative workers, give them enough time to play.
We travel. Some of us forever. To seek other states, other lives, other souls.
Do not pray for easy lives. Pray to be stronger men.
Life is like riding a bicycle. To keep your balance, you must keep moving.