Neither worse then or better is a thing made by being praised.
Others have seen what is and asked why. I have seen what could be and asked why not.
Freedom and independence form my character.
I am always doing what I cannot do yet, in order to learn how to do it.
Argue not concerning God,re-examine all that you have been told at church or school or in any book, dismiss whatever insults your soul
The only way to make sense out of change is to plunge into it, move with it and join the dance.
Do not count your chickens before they are hatched.
Ability is what you're capable of doing. Motivation determines what you do. Attitude determines how well you do it.
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 are all in the gutter, but some of us are looking at the stars.
If we go down into ourselves, we find that we possess exactly what we desire.
Champions aren't made in the gyms. Champions are made from something they have deep inside them - a desire, a dream, a vision.
You say I started out with practically nothing, but that isn't correct. We all start with all there is, it's how we use it that makes things possible.
People throw stones at you and you convert them into milestones.
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.
The limits of the possible can only be defined by going beyond them into the impossible.
When it comes down to it, I let them think what they want. If they care enough to bother with what I do, then I'm already better than them.
One must maintain a little bittle of summer, even in the middle of winter.
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.
It's the possibility of having a dream come true that makes life interesting.
We cannot direct the wind, but we can adjust the sails.