Without ambition one starts nothing. Without work one finishes nothing. The prize will not be sent to you. You have to win it.
Improvement makes strait roads, but the crooked roads without Improvement, are roads of Genius.
Do what you can, with what you have, where you are.
A lot of people have gone further than they thought they could because someone else thought they could
You can't build a reputation on what you are going to do.
Perseverance and spirit have done wonders in all ages.
You get in life what you have the courage to ask for.
Find out who you are and do it on purpose.
If I find 10,000 ways something won't work, I haven't failed. I am not discouraged, because every wrong attempt discarded is another step forward.
Courage is the most important of all the virtues, because without courage you can't practice any other virtue consistently. You can practice any virtue erratically, but nothing consistently without courage.
I am not bound to win, but I am bound to be true. I am not bound to succeed, but I am bound to live by the light that I have. I must stand with anybody that stands right, and stand with him while he is right, and part with him when he goes wrong.
Insanity is doing the same thing over and over again and expecting different results.
Anyone who stops learning is old, whether at twenty or eighty. Anyone who keeps learning stays young.
The first rule is to keep an untroubled spirit. The second is to look things in the face and know them for what they are.
I hated every minute of training, but I said, 'Don't quit. Suffer now and live the rest of your life as a champion'.
Climbing to the top demands strength, whether it is to the top of Mount Everest or to the top of your career.
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.
You'll never do a whole lot unless you're brave enough to try.
When every physical and mental resource is focused, one's power to solve a problem multiplies tremendously.
I may have had a lot of luck in my life, but I still need to find a challenge in the game.
Man who stand on hill with mouth open will wait long time for roast duck to drop in.