The key to immortality is first living a life worth remembering.
Whatever you can do or dream you can, begin it. Boldness has genius, power and magic in it!
Employ your time in improving yourself by other men's writings so that you shall come easily by what others have labored hard for.
Be miserable. Or motivate yourself. Whatever has to be done, it's always your choice.
It's kind of fun to do the impossible.
No one is free who has not obtained the empire of himself. No man is free who cannot command himself.
It is greed to do all the talking but not to want to listen at all.
After climbing a great hill, one only finds that there are many more hills to climb.
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.
If you can dream it, you can do it.
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.
If you spend too much time thinking about a thing, you'll never get it done.
If the only tool you have is a hammer, you tend to see every problem as a nail.
Don't let anyone tell you what you ought to like... Some wines that some experts think are absolutely exquisite don't appeal to me at all.
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.
Treat a work of art like a prince. Let it speak to you first.
Whatever lifts the corners of your mouth, trust that.
You'll never get ahead of anyone as long as you try to get even with him.
When I'm inspired, I get excited because I can't wait to see what I'll come up with next.
It may have been in pieces, but I gave you the best of me.
If you don't like something, change it. If you can't change it, change your attitude. Don't complain.