Only in the darkness, you are able to see the stars.
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.
Courage isn't having the strength to go on - it is going on when you don't have strength.
The question isn't who is going to let me; it's who is going to stop me.
When obstacles arise, you change your direction to reach your goal; you do not change your decision to get there.
Laziness is nothing more than the habit of resting before you get tired.
A painter should begin every canvas with a wash of black, because all things in nature are dark except where exposed by the light.
Your pain is the breaking of the shell that encloses your understanding.
Surround yourself only with people who are going to take you higher.
Imperfection is beauty, madness is genius and it's better to be absolutely ridiculous than absolutely boring.
In life, you need either inspiration or desperation.
When everything seems to be going against you, remember that the airplane takes off against the wind, not with it ....
Nobody can hurt me without my permission.
A Penny Saved is a Penny Earned
No great discovery was ever made without a bold guess.
Never let the future disturb you. You will meet it, if you have to, with the same weapons of reason which today arm you against the present.
We travel. Some of us forever. To seek other states, other lives, other souls.
You don't need a weather man to know which way the wind blows
Without ambition one starts nothing. Without work one finishes nothing. The prize will not be sent to you. You have to win it.
Alone we can do so little; together we can do so much.
Make the most of yourself....for that is all there is of you.