They say Rome wasn't built in a day, but I wasn't on that particular job.
I wouldn't say I was the best manager in the business. But I was in the top one.
Surround yourself only with people who are going to take you higher.
When I go, God's going to have to give up his favourite chair.
You can't build a reputation on what you are going to do.
Write it on your heart that every day is the best day in the year.
Any book that helps a child to form a habit of reading, to make reading one of his deep and continuing needs, is good for him.
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.
You lose nothing when fighting for a cause ... In my mind the losers are those who don't have a cause they care about.
The great art of life is sensation, to feel that we exist, even in pain.
Self-confidence is the first requisite to great undertakings.
The men who have succeeded are men who have chosen one line and stuck to it.
One of the things I learned when I was negotiating was that until I changed myself, I could not change others.
If you can't feed a hundred people, then just feed one.
Live as if you were to die tomorrow. Learn as if you were to live forever.
It is better to light one small candle than to curse the darkness.
Imperfection is beauty, madness is genius and it's better to be absolutely ridiculous than absolutely boring.
We delight in the beauty of the butterfly, but rarely admit the changes it has gone through to achieve that beauty.
Drink moderately, for drunkenness neither keeps a secret nor observes a promise.
My mother said to me, 'If you are a soldier, you will become a general. If you are a monk, you will become the Pope.' Instead, I was a painter, and became Picasso.
We travel. Some of us forever. To seek other states, other lives, other souls.