Patience is bitter, but its fruit is sweet.
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.
Wanting to be someone else is a waste of who you are
A painter should begin every canvas with a wash of black, because all things in nature are dark except where exposed by the light.
Ability is what you're capable of doing. Motivation determines what you do. Attitude determines how well you do it.
Always remember you are braver than you believe, stronger than you seem, smarter than you think and twice as beautiful as you’ve ever imagined.
The only way of finding the limits of the possible is by going beyond them into the impossible.
Keep your face to the sunshine and you will never see the shadow.
Don't hit at all if it is honorably possible to avoid hitting; but never hit soft!
When everything seems to be going against you, remember that the airplane takes off against the wind, not with it ....
A hero is no braver than an ordinary man, but he is brave five minutes longer.
Great spirits have always encountered violent opposition from mediocre minds.
This is one small step for a man, one giant leap for mankind.
If you are humble nothing will touch you, neither praise nor disgrace, because you know what you are.
Most people live and die with their music still unplayed. They never dare to try.
Neither worse then or better is a thing made by being praised.
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.
There is no refuge from confession but suicide; and suicide is confession.
People throw stones at you and you convert them into milestones.
It's the possibility of having a dream come true that makes life interesting.
Happiness depends more on the inward disposition of mind than on outward circumstances.