It's not the load that breaks you down, it's the way you carry it.
Change will not come if we wait for some other person, or if we wait for some other time. We are the ones we've been waiting for. We are the change that we seek.
Let yourself be silently drawn by the stronger pull of what you really love.
The way I see it, if you want the rainbow, you gotta put up with the rain.
Do not count your chickens before they are hatched.
Champions aren't made in the gyms. Champions are made from something they have deep inside them - a desire, a dream, a vision.
Don't just read the easy stuff. You may be entertained by it, but you will never grow from it.
It always seems impossible until it's done.
If we go down into ourselves, we find that we possess exactly what we desire.
Aim for the highest.
I don't know who my grandfather was; I'm much more concerned to know what his grandson will be.
The number one problem that keeps people from winning in the United States today is lack of belief in themselves.
For every man there exists a bait which he cannot resist swallowing.
Neither seek nor avoid, take what comes.
I'm sorry I wrote you such a long letter; I didn't have time to write a short one.
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.
When I'm inspired, I get excited because I can't wait to see what I'll come up with next.
When I'm good, I'm very good, but when I'm bad, I'm better.
Never look back unless you are planning to go that way.
My mother said to me, 'If you are a soldier, you will become a general. If you are a monk, you will become the Pope.' Instead, I was a painter, and became Picasso.
Drink moderately, for drunkenness neither keeps a secret nor observes a promise.