Don?t only practice your art, but force your way into its secrets, for it and knowledge can raise men to the divine.
I can be changed by what happens to me. But I refuse to be reduced by it.
Out of your vulnerabilities will come your strength.
One person with a belief is equal to a force of ninety-nine who have only interests.
Freedom from the desire for an answer is essential to the understanding of a problem.
Aim for the highest.
People throw stones at you and you convert them into milestones.
I am always doing that which I can not do, in order that I may learn how to do it.
You'll never do a whole lot unless you're brave enough to try.
A long apprenticeship is the most logical way to success. The only alternative is overnight stardom, but I can't give you a formula for that.
Great things are not done by impulse, but by a series of small things brought together.
A man is but the product of his thoughts. What he thinks, he becomes.
Somewhere, something incredible is waiting to be known.
Keep your face always toward the sunshine - and shadows will fall behind you.
We all have possibilities we don't know about. We can do things we don't even dream we can do.
Learn from yesterday, live for today, hope for tomorrow.
We were a family who had come from nothing and now we had respect from French people of all sorts.
Imperfection is beauty, madness is genius and it's better to be absolutely ridiculous than absolutely boring.
The great art of life is sensation, to feel that we exist, even in pain.
I believe that every person is born with talent.
The real man smiles in trouble, gathers strength from distress, and grows brave by reflection.