When you're at the end of your rope, tie a knot and hold on
The expectations of life depend upon diligence; the mechanic that would perfect his work must first sharpen his tools.
Imagination is everything. It is the preview of life's coming attractions.
Everything I've ever done was out of fear of being mediocre.
Do you want to know who you are? Don't ask. Act! Action will delineate and define you.
If we command our wealth, we shall be rich and free. If our wealth commands us, we are poor indeed.
Doing what you love is the cornerstone of having abundance in your life.
Sincerity and truth are the basis of every virtue.
Faith is taking the first step even when you can't see the whole staircase.
Don't wish it were easier, wish you were better.
A hero is no braver than an ordinary man, but he is brave five minutes longer.
Question with boldness even the existence of God; because, if there be one, he must more approve of the homage of reason than that of blindfolded fear.
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.
You have to dream before your dreams can come true.
Go then if you must, but remember, no matter how foolish your deeds, those who love you will love you still.
What lies behind us and what lies before us are tiny matters compared to what lies within us.
The secret of genius is to carry the spirit of the child into old age, which means never losing your enthusiasm.
I can never stand still. I must explore and experiment. I am never satisfied with my work. I resent the limitations of my own imagination.
Man needs his difficulties because they are necessary to enjoy success.
I don't know who my grandfather was; I'm much more concerned to know what his grandson will be.
Every intention is a trigger for transformation.