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.
I would prefer even to fail with honor than win by cheating.
Our patience will achieve more than our force.
Great spirits have always encountered violent opposition from mediocre minds.
What does not destroy me, makes me strong.
Once you learn to quit, it becomes a habit.
People who say it cannot be done should not interrupt those who are doing it.
Go on with what your heart tells you, or you will lose all.
Any book that helps a child to form a habit of reading, to make reading one of his deep and continuing needs, is good for him.
The one excellent thing that can be learned from a lion is that whatever a man intends doing should be done by him with a whole-hearted and strenuous effort.
The meaning of life is that it is to be lived, and it is not to be traded and conceptualized and squeezed into a patter of systems.
You yourself, as much as anybody in the entire universe, deserve your love and affection.
Imagination will often carry us to worlds that never were, but without it we go nowhere.
One person with a belief is equal to a force of ninety-nine who have only interests.
Alone we can do so little; together we can do so much.
The way I see it, if you want the rainbow, you gotta put up with the rain.
I hated every minute of training, but I said, 'Don't quit. Suffer now and live the rest of your life as a champion'.
It may have been in pieces, but I gave you the best of me.
Change the way you look at things and the things you look at change.
I discover myself on the verge of a usual mistake.
Perseverance is failing 19 times and succeeding the 20th.