We ask ourselves, who am I to be brilliant, gorgeous, handsome, talented and fabulous? Actually, who are you not to be?
Do not go where the path may lead, go instead where there is no path and leave a trail.
The way I see it, if you want the rainbow, you gotta put up with the rain.
If you can't you must, and if you must you can.
Years from now, after I'm gone, someone will listen to what I've done and know I was here. They may not know or care who I was, but they'll hear my guitars speaking for me.
Great things are not done by impulse, but by a series of small things brought together.
You say I started out with practically nothing, but that isn't correct. We all start with all there is, it's how we use it that makes things possible.
Great spirits have always encountered violent opposition from mediocre minds.
We are citizens of the world. The tragedy of our times is that we do not know this.
They deem me mad because I will not sell my days for gold; and I deem them mad because they think my days have a price.
There is nothing in a caterpillar that tells you it's going to be a butterfly.
Don't ever take a fence down until you know why it was put up.
Diligence is the mother of good fortune. And idleness, its opposite, never brought a man to the goal of any of his best wishes.
The biggest adventure you can ever take is to live the life of your dreams.
We are what our thoughts have made us; so take care about what you think. Words are secondary. Thoughts live; they travel far.
People who are unable to motivate themselves must be content with mediocrity, no matter how impressive their other talents.
One man with courage is a majority.
You got to get it while you can.
To be a great champion you must believe you are the best. If youre not, pretend you are.
Aim for the highest.
Things may come to those who wait but only the things left by those who hustle.