I do know that when I am 60, I should be attempting to achieve different personal goals than those which had priority at age 20.
I readily absorb ideas from every source, frequently starting where the last person left off
You gain strength, courage and confidence by every experience in which you really stop to look fear in the face.... You must do the thing you think you cannot do.
It's fine to celebrate success but it is more important to heed the lessons of failure.
To solve any problem, here are three questions to ask yourself: First, what could I do? Second, what could I read? And third, who could I ask?
If you think of yourselves as helpless and ineffectual, it is certain that you will create a despotic government to be your master. The wise despot, therefore, maintains among his subjects a popular sense that they are helpless and ineffectual.
This is the real secret of life - to be completely engaged with what you are doing in the here and now. And instead of calling it work, realize it is play.
I fear not the man who has practiced 10,000 kicks once, but I fear the man who had practiced one kick 10,000 times.
Players with fight never lose a game, they just run out of time
I am easily satisfied with the very best.
For the bureaucrat, the world is a mere object to be manipulated by him.
Discipline is the bridge between goals and accomplishment.
Success is the doing, not the getting; in the trying, not the triumph. Success is a personal standard, reaching for the highest that is in us, becoming all that we can be. If we do our best, we are a success.
It is hard to fail, but it is worse never to have tried to succeed.
Good things happen to those who hustle.
No man ever achieved worthwhile success who did not, at one time or other, find himself with at least one foot hanging well over the brink of failure.
Rich people have small TVs and big libraries, and poor people have small libraries and big TVs.
All my life I've had one dream, to achieve my many goals.
I never pick up an item without thinking of how I might improve it.
The role of the artist is to ask questions, not answer them.
Real success can only come if there is a change in our societies and in our economics and in our politics.