It's not whether you got knocked down; it's whether you get back up.
The only way of finding the limits of the possible is by going beyond them into the impossible.
Don?t only practice your art, but force your way into its secrets, for it and knowledge can raise men to the divine.
So early in my life, I had learned that if you want something, you had better make some noise.
It's what you learn after you know it all that counts.
I do not care so much what I am to others as I care what I am to myself.
Waste no more time arguing about what a good man should be. Be one.
We could all take a lesson from crayons: some are sharp, some are beautiful, some have weird names, and all are different colors, but they still learn to live in the same box...
When you're at the end of your rope, tie a knot and hold on
The number one problem that keeps people from winning in the United States today is lack of belief in themselves.
Neither seek nor avoid, take what comes.
Keep your face to the sunshine and you will never see the shadow.
If you can't fly then run, if you can't run then walk, if you can't walk then crawl, but whatever you do you have to keep moving forward.
There are only 3 colors, 10 digits, and 7 notes; its what we do with them that's important.
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.
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.
Don't complain about the snow on your neighbor's roof when your own doorstep is unclean.
Determine never to be idle. No person will have occasion to complain of the want of time, who never loses any. It is wonderful how much may be done, if we are always doing.
Be not ashamed women, ... You are the gates of the body, and you are the gates of the soul.
If you enter this world knowing you are loved and you leave this world knowing the same, then everything that happens in between can be dealt with.
They say Rome wasn't built in a day, but I wasn't on that particular job.