I can never stand still. I must explore and experiment. I am never satisfied with my work. I resent the limitations of my own imagination.
Out of suffering have emerged the strongest souls; the most massive characters are seared with scars.
Whatever the mind of man can conceive and believe, it can achieve.
All thinking men are atheists.
Victory is for those who can say 'Victory is mine'. Success is for those who can begin saying 'I will succeed' and say 'I have succeeded' in the end.
A man should look for what is, and not what he thinks should be.
Without ambition one starts nothing. Without work one finishes nothing. The prize will not be sent to you. You have to win it.
Why live an ordinary life, when you can live an extraordinary one.
Status quo, you know, is Latin for 'the mess we're in'.
You shape your own destiny.
You lose nothing when fighting for a cause ... In my mind the losers are those who don't have a cause they care about.
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.
If you put off everything till you're sure of it, you'll never get anything done.
The question isn't who is going to let me; it's who is going to stop me.
What's the world's greatest lie?... It's this: that at a certain point in our lives, we lose control of what's happening to us, and our lives become controlled by fate.
The great art of life is sensation, to feel that we exist, even in pain.
Do not count your chickens before they are hatched.
When I was in college, I wanted to be involved in things that would change the world.
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.
First they ignore you, then they ridicule you, then they fight you, and then you win.
Imagination will often carry us to worlds that never were, but without it we go nowhere.