If you fell down yesterday, stand up today.
There is only one corner of the universe you can be certain of improving, and that's your own self.
You see things; you say, 'Why?' But I dream things that never were; and I say 'Why not?
Be the change that you wish to see in the world.
What lies behind us and what lies before us are tiny matters compared to what lies within us.
I believe that every person is born with talent.
He who is not courageous enough to take risks will accomplish nothing in life
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.
When you believe in a thing, believe in it all the way, implicitly and unquestionably.
Imperfection is beauty, madness is genius and it's better to be absolutely ridiculous than absolutely boring.
Don?t only practice your art, but force your way into its secrets, for it and knowledge can raise men to the divine.
Sovereignty is not given, it is taken.
However many holy words you read, however many you speak, what good will they do you if you do not act on upon them?
The desire to reach for the stars is ambitious. The desire to reach hearts is wise.
Repetition of the same thought or physical action develops into a habit which, repeated frequently enough, becomes an automatic reflex.
Out of suffering have emerged the strongest souls; the most massive characters are seared with scars.
I wouldn't say I was the best manager in the business. But I was in the top one.
If we command our wealth, we shall be rich and free. If our wealth commands us, we are poor indeed.
I'm sorry I wrote you such a long letter; I didn't have time to write a short one.
No one is free who has not obtained the empire of himself. No man is free who cannot command himself.
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.