They alone live, who live for others.
Do not let it be your aim to be something, but to be someone.
I believe that every person is born with talent.
Self-confidence is the first requisite to great undertakings.
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.
We cannot solve our problems with the same thinking we used when we created them.
When you're at the end of your rope, tie a knot and hold on
I don't know who my grandfather was; I'm much more concerned to know what his grandson will be.
Do not worry about holding high position; worry rather about playing your proper role.
You can't live a perfect day until you do something for someone who will never be able to repay you.
Too much sanity may be madness - and the maddest of all is to see life as it is and not as it should be.
If I find 10,000 ways something won't work, I haven't failed. I am not discouraged, because every wrong attempt discarded is another step forward.
Don't complain about the snow on your neighbor's roof when your own doorstep is unclean.
Be happy, but never satisfied.
A man should look for what is, and not what he thinks should be.
Live as if you were to die tomorrow. Learn as if you were to live forever.
If you don't like the road you're walking, start paving another one.
Years from now, after I'm gone, someone will listen to what I've done and know I was here. They may not know or care who I was, but they'll hear my guitars speaking for me.
Plan your work - work your plan. Lack of system produces that 'I'm swamped' feeling.
Dare to live the life you have dreamed for yourself. Go forward and make your dreams come true.
I just want to be able to play and make people feel good with what I do. When you're thinking that way, anything can happen. And, usually, what happens is good.