Whatever you do will be insignificant, but it is very important that you do it.
Out of your vulnerabilities will come your strength.
If you get up in the morning and think the future is going to be better, it is a bright day. Otherwise, it's not.
One of the things I learned when I was negotiating was that until I changed myself, I could not change others.
I don't think necessity is the mother of invention. Invention ... arises directly from idleness, possibly also from laziness. To save oneself trouble.
Sincerity and truth are the basis of every virtue.
You don't need a weather man to know which way the wind blows
So early in my life, I had learned that if you want something, you had better make some noise.
There are only 3 colors, 10 digits, and 7 notes; its what we do with them that's important.
No leader can be too far ahead of his followers.
To be a great champion you must believe you are the best. If youre not, pretend you are.
In life, you need either inspiration or desperation.
The fishermen know that the sea is dangerous and the storm terrible, but they have never found these dangers sufficient reason for remaining ashore.
You get in life what you have the courage to ask for.
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.
Don't just read the easy stuff. You may be entertained by it, but you will never grow from it.
Look up at the stars and not down at your feet. Try to make sense of what you see, and wonder about what makes the universe exist. Be curious.
In a day, when you don't come across any problems - you can be sure that you are travelling in a wrong path.
Employ your time in improving yourself by other men's writings so that you shall come easily by what others have labored hard for.
My heroes are the ones who survived doing it wrong, who made mistakes, but recovered from them.
The greatest accomplishment is not in never falling, but in rising again after you fall.