In a conflict between the heart and the brain, follow your heart.
A man should look for what is, and not what he thinks should be.
Do not be afraid. Do not be satisfied with mediocrity. Put out into the deep and let down your nets for a catch.
Believe you can and you're halfway there.
Impossible is a word to be found only in the dictionary of fools.
It's what you learn after you know it all that counts.
Defeat is not defeat unless accepted as a reality-in your own mind.
People who are unable to motivate themselves must be content with mediocrity, no matter how impressive their other talents.
To see me does not necessarily mean to see my face. To understand my thoughts is to have seen me.
There are only 3 colors, 10 digits, and 7 notes; its what we do with them that's important.
I don't do fashion, I AM fashion.
There are no traffic jams on the extra mile.
Knowing what's right doesn't mean much unless you do what's right.
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.
The only way of finding the limits of the possible is by going beyond them into the impossible.
You have to work hard to get to the top of your game. I think every writer has doubts! I still do all the time.
Get up, stand up, Stand up for your rights. Get up, stand up, Don't give up the fight.
Determine never to be idle. No person will have occasion to complain of the want of time, who never loses any. It is wonderful how much may be done, if we are always doing.
Great work requires great and persistent effort for a long time. … Character has to be established through a thousand stumbles.
We were a family who had come from nothing and now we had respect from French people of all sorts.
People don't realize how a man's whole life can be changed by one book.