Always do what you are afraid to do.
When you believe in a thing, believe in it all the way, implicitly and unquestionably.
A man's work is nothing but this slow trek to rediscover, through the detours of art, those two or three great and simple images in whose presence his heart first opened.
Don?t only practice your art, but force your way into its secrets, for it and knowledge can raise men to the divine.
You are not here merely to make a living. You are here in order to enable the world to live more amply, with greater vision, with a finer spirit of hope and achievement. You are here to enrich the world, and to impoverish yourself if you forget the errand.
There is no refuge from confession but suicide; and suicide is confession.
Go then if you must, but remember, no matter how foolish your deeds, those who love you will love you still.
Things may come to those who wait but only the things left by those who hustle.
You are never too old to become younger!
Repetition of the same thought or physical action develops into a habit which, repeated frequently enough, becomes an automatic reflex.
To be a great champion you must believe you are the best. If youre not, pretend you are.
We have been called to heal wounds, to unite what has fallen apart, and to bring home those who have lost their way.
There is only one corner of the universe you can be certain of improving, and that's your own self.
All the darkness in the world cannot extinguish the light of a single candle.
People are capable, at any time in their lives, of doing what they dream of.
A bird doesn't sing because it has an answer, it sings because it has a song.
Ability is what you're capable of doing. Motivation determines what you do. Attitude determines how well you do it.
When you're curious, you find lots of interesting things to do.
You have to make the rules, not follow them.
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.
Anyone who stops learning is old, whether at twenty or eighty. Anyone who keeps learning stays young.