The role of the artist is to ask questions, not answer them.
You may have to fight a battle more than once to win it.
You don't have to be great to start, but you have to start to be great
Any fact facing us is not as important as our attitude toward it, for that determines our success or failure
What I cannot create, I do not understand.
It is a cursed evil to any man to become as absorbed in any subject as I am in mine
Develop success from failures. Discouragement and failure are two of the surest stepping stones to success.
A good idea is never lost. Even though its originator or possessor may die without publicizing it, it will someday be reborn in the mind of another....
The difference between a successful person and others is not a lack of strength, not a lack of knowledge, but rather a lack in will.
When inspiration does not come to me, I go halfway to meet it.
Dictionary is the only place that success comes before work. Hard work is the price we must pay for success. I think you can accomplish anything if you're willing to pay the price.
Success is having a flair for the thing that you are doing, knowing that is not enough, that you have got to have hard work and a sense of purpose.
I've always thought anyone can make money. Making a life worth living, that's the real test.
Success is liking yourself, liking what you do, and liking how you do it.
Our fatigue is often caused not by work, but by worry, frustration and resentment
The way to get started is to quit talking and begin doing.
The best of artists has no conception that the marble alone does not contain within itself.
To copy others is necessary, but to copy oneself is pathetic
Practice does not make perfect. Perfect practice makes perfect.
If you are five minutes early, you are already ten minutes late.
You can observe a lot just by watching.