Ability is what you're capable of doing. Motivation determines what you do. Attitude determines how well you do it.
Out of your vulnerabilities will come your strength.
Don't let anyone tell you what you ought to like... Some wines that some experts think are absolutely exquisite don't appeal to me at all.
He that can have patience can have what he will.
All thinking men are atheists.
A man can't soar too high, when he flies with his own wings.
The desire to reach for the stars is ambitious. The desire to reach hearts is wise.
A Penny Saved is a Penny Earned
There is no passion to be found playing small - in settling for a life that is less than the one you are capable of living.
Don't fear failure. Not failure, but low aim, is the crime. In great attempts it is glorious even to fail.
Weakness of attitude becomes weakness of character.
People are capable, at any time in their lives, of doing what they dream of.
Too much sanity may be madness - and the maddest of all is to see life as it is and not as it should be.
When all is said and done, more is said than done.
I can never stand still. I must explore and experiment. I am never satisfied with my work. I resent the limitations of my own imagination.
For a man who no longer has a homeland, writing becomes a place to live.
We travel. Some of us forever. To seek other states, other lives, other souls.
There are only 3 colors, 10 digits, and 7 notes; its what we do with them that's important.
Let yourself be silently drawn by the stronger pull of what you really love.
If you treat an individual as he is, he will remain how he is. But if you treat him as if he were what he ought to be and could be, he will become what he ought to be and could be
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.