It may have been in pieces, but I gave you the best of me.
Life isn't about finding yourself. Life is about creating yourself.
The question isn't who is going to let me; it's who is going to stop me.
There is no passion to be found playing small - in settling for a life that is less than the one you are capable of living.
The real man smiles in trouble, gathers strength from distress, and grows brave by reflection.
I just couldn't take school seriously: I had this guitar neck with four frets which I kept hidden under the desk. It had strings on it so I would practice my chord shapes under the desk and that's about all I did at school.
We all have possibilities we don't know about. We can do things we don't even dream we can do.
The crisis of today is the joke of tomorrow.
Write it on your heart that every day is the best day in the year.
We have been called to heal wounds, to unite what has fallen apart, and to bring home those who have lost their way.
You can't learn in school what the world is going to do next year.
We could all take a lesson from crayons: some are sharp, some are beautiful, some have weird names, and all are different colors, but they still learn to live in the same box...
All the darkness in the world cannot extinguish the light of a single candle.
Fantasy is an exercise bicycle for the mind. It might not take you anywhere, but it tones up the muscles that can. Of course, I could be wrong.
My advice to other disabled people would be, concentrate on things your disability doesn't prevent you doing well, and don't regret the things it interferes with. Don't be disabled in spirit as well as physically.
It's all to do with the training: you can do a lot if you're properly trained.
You don't need a weather man to know which way the wind blows
Learn from yesterday, live for today, hope for tomorrow.
Plan your work - work your plan. Lack of system produces that 'I'm swamped' feeling.
However many holy words you read, however many you speak, what good will they do you if you do not act on upon them?
I know in my heart that man is good, that what is right will always eventually triumph, and there is purpose and worth to each and every life.