There are only 3 colors, 10 digits, and 7 notes; its what we do with them that's important.
There is no greater agony than bearing an untold story inside you.
When every physical and mental resource is focused, one's power to solve a problem multiplies tremendously.
I do not want to die rusting, I prefer to burn out.
The fact that the great scientist believed in flying machines was the one thing that encouraged us to begin our studies.
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.
Let yourself be silently drawn by the stronger pull of what you really love.
If you spend too much time thinking about a thing, you'll never get it done.
People who say it cannot be done should not interrupt those who are doing it.
Lend yourself to others, but give yourself to yourself.
The world is the great gymnasium where we come to make ourselves strong.
Do you want to know who you are? Don't ask. Act! Action will delineate and define you.
If we command our wealth, we shall be rich and free. If our wealth commands us, we are poor indeed.
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.
Change your thoughts and you change your world.
Victory is for those who can say 'Victory is mine'. Success is for those who can begin saying 'I will succeed' and say 'I have succeeded' in the end.
People should pursue what they're passionate about. That will make them happier than pretty much anything else.
Your pain is the breaking of the shell that encloses your understanding.
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.
If you're not prepared to be wrong, you'll never come up with anything original.
The great art of life is sensation, to feel that we exist, even in pain.