I may not have gone where I intended to go, but I think I have ended up where I needed to be.
Character isn't something you were born with and can't change, like your fingerprints. It's something you weren't born with and must take responsibility for forming.
Human dignity consists in the role we must play in our own perfection. Taking a role in our own self-completion is the highest expression of our creativity.
If you fell down yesterday, stand up today.
Though the road's been rocky it sure feels good to me.
Patience is bitter, but its fruit is sweet.
I am the captain of my soul.
You have brains in your head. You have feet in your shoes. You can steer yourself any direction you choose.
Whether you think you can, or you think you can't - you're right.
Man needs his difficulties because they are necessary to enjoy success.
Become a possibilitarian. No matter how dark things seem to be or actually are, raise your sights and see possibilities -- always see them, for they're always there.
In a conflict between the heart and the brain, follow your heart.
The crisis of today is the joke of tomorrow.
It's kind of fun to do the impossible.
Out of intense complexities intense simplicities emerge.
I just couldn't take school seriously: I had this guitar neck with four frets which I kept hidden under the desk. It had strings on it so I would practice my chord shapes under the desk and that's about all I did at school.
Whatever you are, be a good one.
A thing worth having is a thing worth cheating for.
When you're curious, you find lots of interesting things to do.
If you can accept losing, you can't win.
The way I see it, if you want the rainbow, you gotta put up with the rain.