When it comes down to it, I let them think what they want. If they care enough to bother with what I do, then I'm already better than them.
Treat a work of art like a prince. Let it speak to you first.
When I was in college, I wanted to be involved in things that would change the world.
If you can dream it, you can do it.
Human dignity consists in the role we must play in our own perfection. Taking a role in our own self-completion is the highest expression of our creativity.
To myself I am only a child playing on the beach, while vast oceans of truth lie undiscovered before me.
In life, you need either inspiration or desperation.
I trust that everything happens for a reason, even if we are not wise enough to see it.
I am the captain of my soul.
Nothing great was ever achieved without enthusiasm.
My heroes are the ones who survived doing it wrong, who made mistakes, but recovered from them.
Always do what is right. It will gratify half of mankind and astound the other.
Perseverance and spirit have done wonders in all ages.
Keep your face to the sunshine and you will never see the shadow.
Alone we can do so little; together we can do so much.
If you don't like something, change it. If you can't change it, change your attitude. Don't complain.
It may have been in pieces, but I gave you the best of me.
I'm not telling you it's going to be easy - I'm telling you it's going to be worth it.
Scar tissue is stronger than regular tissue. Realize the strength, move on.
Happiness depends more on the inward disposition of mind than on outward circumstances.
Courage is the thing. All goes if courage goes.