When written in Chinese, the word 'crisis' is composed of two characters. One represents danger, the other opportunity.
To myself I am only a child playing on the beach, while vast oceans of truth lie undiscovered before me.
I just couldn't take school seriously: I had this guitar neck with four frets which I kept hidden under the desk. It had strings on it so I would practice my chord shapes under the desk and that's about all I did at school.
Only in the darkness, you are able to see the stars.
Perseverance and spirit have done wonders in all ages.
If you think in terms of a year, plant a seed; if in terms of ten years, plant trees; if in terms of 100 years, teach the people.
Victory is for those who can say 'Victory is mine'. Success is for those who can begin saying 'I will succeed' and say 'I have succeeded' in the end.
Every intention is a trigger for transformation.
A lot of legends, a lot of people, have come before me. But this is my time.
I trust that everything happens for a reason, even if we are not wise enough to see it.
What lies behind us and what lies before us are tiny matters compared to what lies within us.
I may not have gone where I intended to go, but I think I have ended up where I needed to be.
You'll never do a whole lot unless you're brave enough to try.
They say Rome wasn't built in a day, but I wasn't on that particular job.
The world is the great gymnasium where we come to make ourselves strong.
One man with courage is a majority.
If we command our wealth, we shall be rich and free. If our wealth commands us, we are poor indeed.
It's not what you look at that matters, it's what you see.
People should pursue what they're passionate about. That will make them happier than pretty much anything else.
You have to dream before your dreams can come true.
Look up at the stars and not down at your feet. Try to make sense of what you see, and wonder about what makes the universe exist. Be curious.