I am the lizard king. I can do anything.
To go too far is as bad as to fall short.
In a conflict between the heart and the brain, follow your heart.
No one is free who has not obtained the empire of himself. No man is free who cannot command himself.
Imagination will often carry us to worlds that never were, but without it we go nowhere.
You have to make the rules, not follow them.
You are not here merely to make a living. You are here in order to enable the world to live more amply, with greater vision, with a finer spirit of hope and achievement. You are here to enrich the world, and to impoverish yourself if you forget the errand.
A painter should begin every canvas with a wash of black, because all things in nature are dark except where exposed by the light.
Differences are not intended to separate, to alienate. We are different precisely in order to realize our need of one another.
Life isn't about finding yourself. Life is about creating yourself.
If you put off everything till you're sure of it, you'll never get anything done.
I trust that everything happens for a reason, even if we are not wise enough to see it.
When everything seems to be going against you, remember that the airplane takes off against the wind, not with it ....
Do not look for approval except for the consciousness of doing your best.
I seldom end up where I wanted to go, but almost always end up where I need to be.
The only way to make sense out of change is to plunge into it, move with it and join the dance.
Don't just read the easy stuff. You may be entertained by it, but you will never grow from it.
Keep away from people who try to belittle your ambitions. Small people always do that, but the really great make you feel that you, too, can become great.
To be a great champion you must believe you are the best. If youre not, pretend you are.
We were a family who had come from nothing and now we had respect from French people of all sorts.
Don't get set into one form, adapt it and build your own, and let it grow, be like water.