Listen to many, speak to a few.
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.
We cannot solve our problems with the same thinking we used when we created them.
You have to work hard to get to the top of your game. I think every writer has doubts! I still do all the time.
Go on with what your heart tells you, or you will lose all.
I do not care so much what I am to others as I care what I am to myself.
All the darkness in the world cannot extinguish the light of a single candle.
I do not want to die rusting, I prefer to burn out.
Good thoughts bear good fruit, bad thoughts bear bad fruit.
I'll try anything once, twice if I like it, three times to make sure.
When you're at the end of your rope, tie a knot and hold on
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.
Do not go where the path may lead, go instead where there is no path and leave a trail.
I long to accomplish a great and noble task; but it is my chief duty to accomplish small tasks as if they were great and noble
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.
Keep your eyes on the stars, and your feet on the ground.
Status quo, you know, is Latin for 'the mess we're in'.
Waste no more time arguing about what a good man should be. Be one.
To attain the impossible, one must attempt the absurd.
Your pain is the breaking of the shell that encloses your understanding.
To give real service, you must add something which cannot be bought or measured with money.