You can wish for things in the future to be different, but in this moment you have to accept things as they are.
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 three things that are most essential to achievement are common sense, hard work and stick-to-it-iv-nes
The great secret of true success, of true happiness, is this: the man or woman who asks for no return, the perfectly unselfish person, is the most successful.
I will never be by violence constrained to do anything.
Status quo, you know, is Latin for 'the mess we're in'.
No leader can be too far ahead of his followers.
I have always found that mercy bears richer fruits than strict justice.
Live as if you were to die tomorrow. Learn as if you were to live forever.
People don't realize how a man's whole life can be changed by one book.
You got to get it while you can.
We are all in the gutter, but some of us are looking at the stars.
The world is the great gymnasium where we come to make ourselves strong.
We travel. Some of us forever. To seek other states, other lives, other souls.
I am always doing what I cannot do yet, in order to learn how to do it.
Improvement makes strait roads, but the crooked roads without Improvement, are roads of Genius.
Do not worry about holding high position; worry rather about playing your proper role.
It's kind of fun to do the impossible.
United we stand; divided we fall.
Keep your face to the sunshine and you will never see the shadow.
The starting point of all achievement is desire.