A man's work is nothing but this slow trek to rediscover, through the detours of art, those two or three great and simple images in whose presence his heart first opened.
Find out who you are and do it on purpose.
We are what our thoughts have made us; so take care about what you think. Words are secondary. Thoughts live; they travel far.
However many holy words you read, however many you speak, what good will they do you if you do not act on upon them?
What I stand for is what I stand on.
Do not be afraid. Do not be satisfied with mediocrity. Put out into the deep and let down your nets for a catch.
To attain the impossible, one must attempt the absurd.
Don't ever take a fence down until you know why it was put up.
Listen to many, speak to a few.
In winter, I plot and plan. In spring, I move.
Great spirits have always encountered violent opposition from mediocre minds.
There is only one corner of the universe you can be certain of improving, and that's your own self.
Climbing to the top demands strength, whether it is to the top of Mount Everest or to the top of your career.
Today I shall behave, as if this is the day I will be remembered.
You got to get it while you can.
The starting point of all achievement is desire. Keep this constantly in mind. Weak desires bring weak results, just as a small amount of fire makes a small amount of heat.
Every intention is a trigger for transformation.
Whatever you can do or dream you can, begin it. Boldness has genius, power and magic in it!
Nobody can hurt me without my permission.
Once you learn to quit, it becomes a habit.
Everything I've ever done was out of fear of being mediocre.