Most people live and die with their music still unplayed. They never dare to try.
I don't think necessity is the mother of invention. Invention ... arises directly from idleness, possibly also from laziness. To save oneself trouble.
Do not pray for easy lives. Pray to be stronger men.
Never trust the advice of a man in difficulties.
My dear friend, clear your mind of cant.
It's not the load that breaks you down, it's the way you carry it.
Things may come to those who wait but only the things left by those who hustle.
Focus on where you want to go, not on what you fear.
People who are unable to motivate themselves must be content with mediocrity, no matter how impressive their other talents.
The men who have succeeded are men who have chosen one line and stuck to it.
No matter what people tell you, words and ideas can change the world.
Yesterday is gone. Tomorrow has not yet come. We have only today. Let us begin.
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.
When all is said and done, more is said than done.
Instead of worrying about what people say of you, why not spend time trying to accomplish something they will admire
Every nation has the right to demand proper treatment and no country should violate the territory of any other country.
A liar will not be believed even when he speaks the truth.
The limits of the possible can only be defined by going beyond them into the impossible.
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.
If you can dream it, you can do it.
My optimism wears heavy boots and is loud.