I wouldn't say I was the best manager in the business. But I was in the top one.
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.
Listen to many, speak to a few.
The greatest thing in the world is to know how to belong to oneself.
The expectations of life depend upon diligence; the mechanic that would perfect his work must first sharpen his tools.
My heroes are the ones who survived doing it wrong, who made mistakes, but recovered from them.
Our life is what our thoughts make it.
Lend yourself to others, but give yourself to yourself.
When you arise in the morning think of what a privilege it is to be alive, to think, to enjoy, to love ...
I have always found that mercy bears richer fruits than strict justice.
I am always doing what I cannot do yet, in order to learn how to do it.
Everything you want is out there waiting for you to ask. Everything you want also wants you. But you have to take action to get it.
Question with boldness even the existence of God; because, if there be one, he must more approve of the homage of reason than that of blindfolded fear.
Don't complain about the snow on your neighbor's roof when your own doorstep is unclean.
Aim for the highest.
Don't get set into one form, adapt it and build your own, and let it grow, be like water.
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.
When written in Chinese, the word 'crisis' is composed of two characters. One represents danger, the other opportunity.
You lose nothing when fighting for a cause ... In my mind the losers are those who don't have a cause they care about.
I love those who can smile in trouble...
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...