I think nature's imagination Is so much greater than man's, she's never going to let us relax.
Whatever you do will be insignificant, but it is very important that you do it.
Defeat is not defeat unless accepted as a reality-in your own mind.
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.
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.
Whatever you can do or dream you can, begin it. Boldness has genius, power and magic in it!
Faith is taking the first step even when you can't see the whole staircase.
Let yourself be silently drawn by the stronger pull of what you really love.
You'll never get ahead of anyone as long as you try to get even with him.
Diligence is the mother of good fortune. And idleness, its opposite, never brought a man to the goal of any of his best wishes.
What lies behind us and what lies before us are tiny matters compared to what lies within us.
First ask yourself: What is the worst that can happen? Then prepare to accept it. Then proceed to improve on the worst.
Dare to live the life you have dreamed for yourself. Go forward and make your dreams come true.
If you don't know, the thing to do is not to get scared, but to learn.
I'd rather be hated for who I am, than loved for who I am not.
If my mind can conceive it, and my heart can believe it - then I can achieve it.
In a conflict between the heart and the brain, follow your heart.
I am as bad as the worst, but, thank God, I am as good as the best.
Courage is the most important of all the virtues, because without courage you can't practice any other virtue consistently. You can practice any virtue erratically, but nothing consistently without courage.
People are capable, at any time in their lives, of doing what they dream of.
Differences are not intended to separate, to alienate. We are different precisely in order to realize our need of one another.