Work gives you meaning and purpose and life is empty without it.
I am as bad as the worst, but, thank God, I am as good as the best.
The duty of youth is to challenge corruption.
You have to make the rules, not follow them.
Anything that makes weak - physically, intellectually and spiritually, reject it as poison.
I just want to be able to play and make people feel good with what I do. When you're thinking that way, anything can happen. And, usually, what happens is good.
If you don't like the road you're walking, start paving another one.
Happiness depends more on the inward disposition of mind than on outward circumstances.
When you believe in a thing, believe in it all the way, implicitly and unquestionably.
A man should look for what is, and not what he thinks should be.
A man may die, nations may rise and fall, but an idea lives on.
Faith is taking the first step even when you can't see the whole staircase.
I just couldn't take school seriously: I had this guitar neck with four frets which I kept hidden under the desk. It had strings on it so I would practice my chord shapes under the desk and that's about all I did at school.
Patience is bitter, but its fruit is sweet.
Too much sanity may be madness - and the maddest of all is to see life as it is and not as it should be.
We must have perserverence and above all confidence in ourselves. We must believe that we are gifted for something.
Perseverance and spirit have done wonders in all ages.
The desire to reach for the stars is ambitious. The desire to reach hearts is wise.
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.
When you're curious, you find lots of interesting things to do.
When every physical and mental resource is focused, one's power to solve a problem multiplies tremendously.