Whatever you do will be insignificant, but it is very important that you do it.
I will never be by violence constrained to do anything.
Do not worry about holding high position; worry rather about playing your proper role.
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.
If you put off everything till you're sure of it, you'll never get anything done.
They deem me mad because I will not sell my days for gold; and I deem them mad because they think my days have a price.
Some people feel the rain. Others just get wet.
The secret of genius is to carry the spirit of the child into old age, which means never losing your enthusiasm.
Above all things, respect yourself.
When you're curious, you find lots of interesting things to do.
I'd rather be hated for who I am, than loved for who I am not.
Self-confidence is the first requisite to great undertakings.
Out of your vulnerabilities will come your strength.
Find out who you are and do it on purpose.
I donít think we are going to become extinct. We are very clever and very resourceful.
There is no greater agony than bearing an untold story inside you.
If we command our wealth, we shall be rich and free. If our wealth commands us, we are poor indeed.
You'll never get ahead of anyone as long as you try to get even with him.
Treat a work of art like a prince. Let it speak to you first.
I just want to be able to play and make people feel good with what I do. When you're thinking that way, anything can happen. And, usually, what happens is good.
I am the captain of my soul.