When you're at the end of your rope, tie a knot and hold on
It is greed to do all the talking but not to want to listen at all.
It's not what you look at that matters, it's what you see.
Our greatest glory is not in never falling but in rising every time we fall.
Drink moderately, for drunkenness neither keeps a secret nor observes a promise.
It's not whether you got knocked down; it's whether you get back up.
It marks a big step in your development when you come to realize that other people can help you do a better job than you could do alone.
When they say the sky's the limit to me that's really true
The secret of genius is to carry the spirit of the child into old age, which means never losing your enthusiasm.
If you spend too much time thinking about a thing, you'll never get it done.
A painter should begin every canvas with a wash of black, because all things in nature are dark except where exposed by the light.
It's not the load that breaks you down, it's the way you carry it.
I have a dream that one day little black boys and girls will be holding hands with little white boys and girls.
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.
The limits of the possible can only be defined by going beyond them into the impossible.
The greatest thing in the world is to know how to belong to oneself.
Impossible is a word to be found only in the dictionary of fools.
The number one problem that keeps people from winning in the United States today is lack of belief in themselves.
Your talent determines what you can do. Your motivation determines how much you are willing to do. Your attitude determines how well you do it.
Climbing to the top demands strength, whether it is to the top of Mount Everest or to the top of your career.
You can't build a reputation on what you are going to do.