Alone we can do so little; together we can do so much.
Nobody can hurt me without my permission.
We travel. Some of us forever. To seek other states, other lives, other souls.
When all is said and done, more is said than done.
Man who stand on hill with mouth open will wait long time for roast duck to drop in.
The power for creating a better future is contained in the present moment: You create a good future by creating a good present.
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.
To give pleasure to a single heart by a single act is better than a thousand heads bowing in prayer.
When we see men of a contrary character, we should turn inwards and examine ourselves.
The superior man thinks only of virtue; the common man thinks only of comfort.
I can never stand still. I must explore and experiment. I am never satisfied with my work. I resent the limitations of my own imagination.
Today I shall behave, as if this is the day I will be remembered.
If you don't like something, change it. If you can't change it, change your attitude. Don't complain.
Never look back unless you are planning to go that way.
Do you want to know who you are? Don't ask. Act! Action will delineate and define you.
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.
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.
Start by doing what is necessary, then what is possible, and suddenly you are doing the impossible.
So early in my life, I had learned that if you want something, you had better make some noise.
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.
Self-confidence is the first requisite to great undertakings.