There is no passion to be found playing small - in settling for a life that is less than the one you are capable of living.
We are what our thoughts have made us; so take care about what you think. Words are secondary. Thoughts live; they travel far.
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.
Change will not come if we wait for some other person, or if we wait for some other time. We are the ones we've been waiting for. We are the change that we seek.
There is no greater agony than bearing an untold story inside you.
Start by doing what is necessary, then what is possible, and suddenly you are doing the impossible.
It is our choices...that show what we truly are, far more than our abilities.
Man who stand on hill with mouth open will wait long time for roast duck to drop in.
Our patience will achieve more than our force.
Change the way you look at things and the things you look at change.
It's not whether you got knocked down; it's whether you get back up.
Repetition of the same thought or physical action develops into a habit which, repeated frequently enough, becomes an automatic reflex.
Once you have tasted flight, you will forever walk the earth with your eyes turned skyward, for there you have been, and there you will always long to return.
However many holy words you read, however many you speak, what good will they do you if you do not act on upon them?
The greatest thing in the world is to know how to belong to oneself.
I am as bad as the worst, but, thank God, I am as good as the best.
You don't need a weather man to know which way the wind blows
I hated every minute of training, but I said, 'Don't quit. Suffer now and live the rest of your life as a champion'.
The starting point of all achievement is desire. Keep this constantly in mind. Weak desires bring weak results, just as a small amount of fire makes a small amount of heat.
Don't find fault, find a remedy; anybody can complain
I want to know what passion is. I want to feel something strongly.