When I'm inspired, I get excited because I can't wait to see what I'll come up with next.
I am always doing that which I can not do, in order that I may learn how to do it.
The more you lose yourself in something bigger than yourself, the more energy you will have.
Storms make trees take deeper roots.
Defeat is not defeat unless accepted as a reality-in your own mind.
For every dark night, there's a brighter day
I have always found that mercy bears richer fruits than strict justice.
After climbing a great hill, one only finds that there are many more hills to climb.
First ask yourself: What is the worst that can happen? Then prepare to accept it. Then proceed to improve on the worst.
I dream my painting and I paint my dream.
Dare to live the life you have dreamed for yourself. Go forward and make your dreams come true.
I don't do fashion, I AM fashion.
A painter should begin every canvas with a wash of black, because all things in nature are dark except where exposed by the light.
Memories of our lives, of our works and our deeds will continue in others.
A superior man is modest in his speech, but exceeds in his actions.
When you're curious, you find lots of interesting things to do.
Never trust the advice of a man in difficulties.
I believe that if you show people the problems and you show them the solutions they will be moved to act.
Duty does not require any person to submit to the destruction of his personal ambitions and the right to live his own life in his own way.
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.
I'm not telling you it's going to be easy - I'm telling you it's going to be worth it.