The question isn't who is going to let me; it's who is going to stop me.
You see things; you say, 'Why?' But I dream things that never were; and I say 'Why not?
Sovereignty is not given, it is taken.
If the only tool you have is a hammer, you tend to see every problem as a nail.
It's not whether you got knocked down; it's whether you get back up.
Trust in dreams, for in them is hidden the gate to eternity.
Keep your face to the sunshine and you will never see the shadow.
The key to immortality is first living a life worth remembering.
We are citizens of the world. The tragedy of our times is that we do not know this.
I long to accomplish a great and noble task; but it is my chief duty to accomplish small tasks as if they were great and noble
As long as I'm in great shape, nobody beats me, for sure.
The greatest thing in the world is to know how to belong to oneself.
For every dark night, there's a brighter day
My dear friend, clear your mind of cant.
The person who takes no chances generally has to take whatever is left when others are through choosing.
Motivation is what gets you started. Habit is what keeps you going.
Out of your vulnerabilities will come your strength.
Don't hit at all if it is honorably possible to avoid hitting; but never hit soft!
The way I see it, if you want the rainbow, you gotta put up with the rain.
For a man who no longer has a homeland, writing becomes a place to live.
Neither seek nor avoid, take what comes.