You have brains in your head. You have feet in your shoes. You can steer yourself any direction you choose.
Lend yourself to others, but give yourself to yourself.
If I find 10,000 ways something won't work, I haven't failed. I am not discouraged, because every wrong attempt discarded is another step forward.
I discover myself on the verge of a usual mistake.
I'd rather be hated for who I am, than loved for who I am not.
My mother said to me, 'If you are a soldier, you will become a general. If you are a monk, you will become the Pope.' Instead, I was a painter, and became Picasso.
Everything I've ever done was out of fear of being mediocre.
Climbing to the top demands strength, whether it is to the top of Mount Everest or to the top of your career.
Strength of mind rests in sobriety; for this keeps your reason unclouded by passion.
Repetition of the same thought or physical action develops into a habit which, repeated frequently enough, becomes an automatic reflex.
Once you have tasted flight, you will forever walk the earth with your eyes turned skyward, for there you have been, and there you will always long to return.
Ability is what you're capable of doing. Motivation determines what you do. Attitude determines how well you do it.
Every intention is a trigger for transformation.
In a conflict between the heart and the brain, follow your heart.
Perseverance is failing 19 times and succeeding the 20th.
Once you learn to quit, it becomes a habit.
Whenever a negative thought concerning your personal power comes to mind, deliberately voice a positive thought to cancel it out.
The three things that are most essential to achievement are common sense, hard work and stick-to-it-iv-nes
Freedom from the desire for an answer is essential to the understanding of a problem.
The desire to reach for the stars is ambitious. The desire to reach hearts is wise.
No great discovery was ever made without a bold guess.