The majority of people who fail to accumulate money sufficient for their needs are, generally, easily influenced by the opinion of others.
Hell, there are no rules here - we're trying to accomplish something.
The painter has the Universe in his mind and hands.
I readily absorb ideas from every source, frequently starting where the last person left off
Take time to deliberate, but when the time for action comes, stop thinking and go in.
You gain strength, courage and confidence by every experience in which you really stop to look fear in the face.... You must do the thing you think you cannot do.
Get around people who have something of value to share with you. Their impact will continue to have a significant effect on your life long they have departed.
When inspiration does not come to me, I go halfway to meet it.
Lisa, if you don't like your job you don't strike. You just go in every day and do it really half-assed. That's the American way.
No business which depends for existence on paying less than living wages to its workers has any right to continue in this country
Dad, you've done a lot of great things, but you're a very old man, and old people are useless.
When asked, 'How do you write?' I invariably answer, 'one word at a time.'
Opportunity is missed by most people because it is dressed in overalls and looks like work.
Listen if you want to be heard
No tears in the writer, no tears in the reader. No surprise in the writer, no surprise in the reader.
Purity, patience, and perseverance are the three essentials to success and, above all, love.
It is hard to fail, but it is worse never to have tried to succeed.
Real success can only come if there is a change in our societies and in our economics and in our politics.
Art calls for complete mastery of techniques, developed by reflection within the soul.
Good things happen to those who hustle.
Thought, backed by strong desire, has a tendency to transmute itself into its physical equivalent.