Strength of mind rests in sobriety; for this keeps your reason unclouded by passion.
Employ your time in improving yourself by other men's writings so that you shall come easily by what others have labored hard for.
I dream my painting and I paint my dream.
A bird doesn't sing because it has an answer, it sings because it has a song.
I believe that if you show people the problems and you show them the solutions they will be moved to act.
The limits of the possible can only be defined by going beyond them into the impossible.
The deeds you do may be the only sermon some persons will hear today.
Everything you can imagine is real.
Character isn't something you were born with and can't change, like your fingerprints. It's something you weren't born with and must take responsibility for forming.
Identify your problems but give your power and energy to solutions
In essence, if we want to direct our lives, we must take control of our consistent actions. It's not what we do once in a while that shapes our lives, but what we do consistently.
Truth is like the sun. You can shut it out for a time, but it ain't goin' away.
A lot of legends, a lot of people, have come before me. But this is my time.
No great discovery was ever made without a bold guess.
You see things; you say, 'Why?' But I dream things that never were; and I say 'Why not?
The real man smiles in trouble, gathers strength from distress, and grows brave by reflection.
First ask yourself: What is the worst that can happen? Then prepare to accept it. Then proceed to improve on the worst.
You have to work hard to get to the top of your game. I think every writer has doubts! I still do all the time.
When I'm inspired, I get excited because I can't wait to see what I'll come up with next.
People often say that motivation doesn't last. Well, neither does bathing - that's why we recommend it daily.
All wealth is the product of labor.