Our lives begin to end the day we become silent about things that matter.
To be a great champion you must believe you are the best. If youre not, pretend you are.
Weakness of attitude becomes weakness of character.
Stop acting so small. You are the universe in ecstatic motion.
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.
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.
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.
Most people live and die with their music still unplayed. They never dare to try.
If you can dream it, you can do it. Always remember that this whole thing was started with a dream and a mouse.
Surround yourself only with people who are going to take you higher.
The meaning of life is that it is to be lived, and it is not to be traded and conceptualized and squeezed into a patter of systems.
Life isn't about finding yourself. Life is about creating yourself.
You got to get it while you can.
If you don't know, the thing to do is not to get scared, but to learn.
Scar tissue is stronger than regular tissue. Realize the strength, move on.
Lend yourself to others, but give yourself to yourself.
We do not consider our principles as dogmas contained in books said to come from heaven. We derive our inspiration, not from heaven, or the unseen world, but directly from life.
When you arise in the morning think of what a privilege it is to be alive, to think, to enjoy, to love ...
I don't care what people think or say about me, I know who I am.
If you don't like something, change it. If you can't change it, change your attitude. Don't complain.
They deem me mad because I will not sell my days for gold; and I deem them mad because they think my days have a price.