First ask yourself: What is the worst that can happen? Then prepare to accept it. Then proceed to improve on the worst.
You shape your own destiny.
If the only tool you have is a hammer, you tend to see every problem as a nail.
If you don't like something, change it. If you can't change it, change your attitude. Don't complain.
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 am the captain of my soul.
Courage isn't having the strength to go on - it is going on when you don't have strength.
The greatest accomplishment is not in never falling, but in rising again after you fall.
It's all to do with the training: you can do a lot if you're properly trained.
Don?t only practice your art, but force your way into its secrets, for it and knowledge can raise men to the divine.
People who are unable to motivate themselves must be content with mediocrity, no matter how impressive their other talents.
I confess that in 1901 I said to my brother Orville that man would not fly for fifty years.
Stop acting so small. You are the universe in ecstatic motion.
I do not want to die rusting, I prefer to burn out.
What I stand for is what I stand on.
If you want creative workers, give them enough time to play.
My optimism wears heavy boots and is loud.
Every problem is a gift - without problems we would not grow.
Diligence is the mother of good fortune. And idleness, its opposite, never brought a man to the goal of any of his best wishes.
They alone live, who live for others.
Keep your face to the sunshine and you will never see the shadow.