I long to accomplish a great and noble task; but it is my chief duty to accomplish small tasks as if they were great and noble
You're never as good as everyone tells you when you win, and you're never as bad as they say when you lose.
Take things as they are. Punch when you have to punch. Kick when you have to kick.
And, when you want something, all the universe conspires in helping you to achieve it.
Life is like riding a bicycle. To keep your balance, you must keep moving.
If you can't fly then run, if you can't run then walk, if you can't walk then crawl, but whatever you do you have to keep moving forward.
It is our choices...that show what we truly are, far more than our abilities.
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.
I do not want to die rusting, I prefer to burn out.
The only way of finding the limits of the possible is by going beyond them into the impossible.
I love those who can smile in trouble...
In a day, when you don't come across any problems - you can be sure that you are travelling in a wrong path.
No matter what people tell you, words and ideas can change the world.
One man with courage is a majority.
A man's work is nothing but this slow trek to rediscover, through the detours of art, those two or three great and simple images in whose presence his heart first opened.
I'd rather be an optimist and a fool than a pessimist and right.
Be happy, but never satisfied.
We delight in the beauty of the butterfly, but rarely admit the changes it has gone through to achieve that beauty.
Be miserable. Or motivate yourself. Whatever has to be done, it's always your choice.
It is only when the mind is free from the old that it meets everything anew, and in that there is joy.
The greatest accomplishment is not in never falling, but in rising again after you fall.