Whatever the mind of man can conceive and believe, it can achieve.
A painter should begin every canvas with a wash of black, because all things in nature are dark except where exposed by the light.
Out of your vulnerabilities will come your strength.
However many holy words you read, however many you speak, what good will they do you if you do not act on upon them?
To be a great champion you must believe you are the best. If youre not, pretend you are.
If you can dream it, you can do it.
Courage isn't having the strength to go on - it is going on when you don't have strength.
Don't stop chasing your dreams, because dreams do come true.
I don't think necessity is the mother of invention. Invention ... arises directly from idleness, possibly also from laziness. To save oneself trouble.
We were a family who had come from nothing and now we had respect from French people of all sorts.
You yourself, as much as anybody in the entire universe, deserve your love and affection.
The only way of discovering the limits of the possible is to venture a little way past them into the impossible.
If you are humble nothing will touch you, neither praise nor disgrace, because you know what you are.
We're lost, but we're making good time
Nothing is impossible, the word itself says 'I am possible'
If you're not prepared to be wrong, you'll never come up with anything original.
When we see men of a contrary character, we should turn inwards and examine ourselves.
Storms make trees take deeper roots.
In a conflict between the heart and the brain, follow your heart.
Victory is for those who can say 'Victory is mine'. Success is for those who can begin saying 'I will succeed' and say 'I have succeeded' in the end.
Years from now, after I'm gone, someone will listen to what I've done and know I was here. They may not know or care who I was, but they'll hear my guitars speaking for me.