A bird doesn't sing because it has an answer, it sings because it has a song.
The great art of life is sensation, to feel that we exist, even in pain.
My mother said to me, 'If you are a soldier, you will become a general. If you are a monk, you will become the Pope.' Instead, I was a painter, and became Picasso.
Every problem is a gift - without problems we would not grow.
Repetition of the same thought or physical action develops into a habit which, repeated frequently enough, becomes an automatic reflex.
Believe you can and you're halfway there.
When all is said and done, more is said than done.
Humans have come into being for the sake of each other, so either teach them, or learn to bear them.
First they ignore you, then they ridicule you, then they fight you, and then you win.
I may not have gone where I intended to go, but I think I have ended up where I needed to be.
A lot of legends, a lot of people, have come before me. But this is my time.
You yourself, as much as anybody in the entire universe, deserve your love and affection.
So early in my life, I had learned that if you want something, you had better make some noise.
The superior man thinks only of virtue; the common man thinks only of comfort.
Nothing is impossible, the word itself says 'I am possible'
One man with courage is a majority.
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.
If the little bit you have is nothing special in itself, at least find a way of saying it that is a little bit special.
Effort only fully releases its reward after a person refuses to quit.
Doing what you love is the cornerstone of having abundance in your life.
Anyone who stops learning is old, whether at twenty or eighty. Anyone who keeps learning stays young.