Our patience will achieve more than our force.
Be more concerned with your character than your reputation, because your character is what you really are, while your reputation is merely what others think you are.
Ask for what you want and be prepared to get it!
You can wish for things in the future to be different, but in this moment you have to accept things as they are.
I dream my painting and I paint my dream.
To be yourself in a world that is constantly trying to make you something else is the greatest accomplishment.
Everything you want is out there waiting for you to ask. Everything you want also wants you. But you have to take action to get it.
The one excellent thing that can be learned from a lion is that whatever a man intends doing should be done by him with a whole-hearted and strenuous effort.
In winter, I plot and plan. In spring, I move.
Faith is taking the first step even when you can't see the whole staircase.
There is always room at the top.
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.
The greatest sin is to think yourself weak
Never stand begging for what one has the power to earn.
Our greatest glory is not in never falling but in rising every time we fall.
Go on with what your heart tells you, or you will lose all.
I don't do fashion, I AM fashion.
When I give, I give myself.
Sovereignty is not given, it is taken.
Some people don't like change, but you need to embrace change if the alternative is disaster.
The way I see it, if you want the rainbow, you gotta put up with the rain.