Listen to many, speak to a few.
Do not look for approval except for the consciousness of doing your best.
For me, I'm focused on what I want to do. I know what I need to do to be a champion, so I'm working on it.
It is our choices...that show what we truly are, far more than our abilities.
Everything I've ever done was out of fear of being mediocre.
It is greed to do all the talking but not to want to listen at all.
Do not count your chickens before they are hatched.
Be miserable. Or motivate yourself. Whatever has to be done, it's always your choice.
March on. Do not tarry. To go forward is to move toward perfection. March on, and fear not the thorns, or the sharp stones on life's path.
The man with no imagination has no wings.
A superior man is modest in his speech, but exceeds in his actions.
A sudden dart when a little over a hundred feet from the end of the track, or a little over 120 feet from the point at which it rose into the air, ended the flight.
When you arise in the morning think of what a privilege it is to be alive, to think, to enjoy, to love ...
I do not want to die rusting, I prefer to burn out.
Write it on your heart that every day is the best day in the year.
If you want a thing done well, do it yourself.
We delight in the beauty of the butterfly, but rarely admit the changes it has gone through to achieve that beauty.
If we command our wealth, we shall be rich and free. If our wealth commands us, we are poor indeed.
Become a possibilitarian. No matter how dark things seem to be or actually are, raise your sights and see possibilities -- always see them, for they're always there.
I have always found that mercy bears richer fruits than strict justice.
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.