Most people live and die with their music still unplayed. They never dare to try.
If you can dream it, you can do it.
Our greatest glory is not in never falling but in rising every time we fall.
Man needs his difficulties because they are necessary to enjoy success.
When it comes down to it, I let them think what they want. If they care enough to bother with what I do, then I'm already better than them.
Some people regard discipline as a chore. For me, it is a kind of order that sets me free to fly.
We cannot direct the wind, but we can adjust the sails.
You need a little bit of insanity to do great things.
Be yourself, let you come through.
I will never be by violence constrained to do anything.
If my mind can conceive it, and my heart can believe it - then I can achieve it.
The starting point of all achievement is desire.
We have been called to heal wounds, to unite what has fallen apart, and to bring home those who have lost their way.
Your success and happiness lies in you. Resolve to keep happy, and your joy and you shall form an invincible host against difficulties.
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.
My optimism wears heavy boots and is loud.
If you don't like the road you're walking, start paving another one.
It marks a big step in your development when you come to realize that other people can help you do a better job than you could do alone.
I am not bound to win, but I am bound to be true. I am not bound to succeed, but I am bound to live by the light that I have. I must stand with anybody that stands right, and stand with him while he is right, and part with him when he goes wrong.
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.
I love those who can smile in trouble...