Insanity is doing the same thing over and over again and expecting different results.
The one excellent thing that can be learned from a lion is that whatever a man intends doing should be done by him with a whole-hearted and strenuous effort.
One person with a belief is equal to a force of ninety-nine who have only interests.
There is only one corner of the universe you can be certain of improving, and that's your own self.
When I'm good, I'm very good, but when I'm bad, I'm better.
When written in Chinese, the word 'crisis' is composed of two characters. One represents danger, the other opportunity.
A bird doesn't sing because it has an answer, it sings because it has a song.
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.
Whatever lifts the corners of your mouth, trust that.
I'm not telling you it's going to be easy - I'm telling you it's going to be worth it.
It's not what you look at that matters, it's what you see.
You yourself, as much as anybody in the entire universe, deserve your love and affection.
The greatest sin is to think yourself weak
The superior man thinks only of virtue; the common man thinks only of comfort.
You got to get it while you can.
You can wish for things in the future to be different, but in this moment you have to accept things as they are.
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.
Memories of our lives, of our works and our deeds will continue in others.
The starting point of all achievement is desire. Keep this constantly in mind. Weak desires bring weak results, just as a small amount of fire makes a small amount of heat.
Treat a work of art like a prince. Let it speak to you first.
Make today worth remembering.