Wanting to be someone else is a waste of who you are
Your talent determines what you can do. Your motivation determines how much you are willing to do. Your attitude determines how well you do it.
We do not consider our principles as dogmas contained in books said to come from heaven. We derive our inspiration, not from heaven, or the unseen world, but directly from life.
The expectations of life depend upon diligence; the mechanic that would perfect his work must first sharpen his tools.
Change the way you look at things and the things you look at change.
Be yourself; everyone else is already taken.
A sudden dart when a little over a hundred feet from the end of the track, or a little over 120 feet from the point at which it rose into the air, ended the flight.
To attain the impossible, one must attempt the absurd.
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.
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.
If the only tool you have is a hammer, you tend to see every problem as a nail.
Why live an ordinary life, when you can live an extraordinary one.
We delight in the beauty of the butterfly, but rarely admit the changes it has gone through to achieve that beauty.
Find out who you are and do it on purpose.
Great work requires great and persistent effort for a long time. Ö Character has to be established through a thousand stumbles.
The duty of youth is to challenge corruption.
Always remember you are braver than you believe, stronger than you seem, smarter than you think and twice as beautiful as youíve ever imagined.
When everything seems to be going against you, remember that the airplane takes off against the wind, not with it ....
There is a candle in your heart, ready to be kindled. There is a void in your soul, ready to be filled. You feel it, donít you?
People who are unable to motivate themselves must be content with mediocrity, no matter how impressive their other talents.
Most people live and die with their music still unplayed. They never dare to try.