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.
It may have been in pieces, but I gave you the best of me.
My mission in life is not merely to survive, but to thrive; and to do so with some passion, some compassion, some humor, and some style
I want to know what passion is. I want to feel something strongly.
You can chain me, you can torture me, you can even destroy this body, but you will never imprison my mind.
The starting point of all achievement is desire. Keep this constantly in mind. Weak desires bring weak results, just as a small amount of fire makes a small amount of heat.
Whether you think you can, or you think you can't - you're right.
When you believe in a thing, believe in it all the way, implicitly and unquestionably.
A liar will not be believed even when he speaks the truth.
When obstacles arise, you change your direction to reach your goal; you do not change your decision to get there.
Your talent determines what you can do. Your motivation determines how much you are willing to do. Your attitude determines how well you do it.
The question isn't who is going to let me; it's who is going to stop me.
A Penny Saved is a Penny Earned
You must never be fearful about what you are doing when it is right.
Hating people because of their color is wrong. And it doesn't matter which color does the hating. It's just plain wrong.
I have a dream that one day little black boys and girls will be holding hands with little white boys and girls.
I'm sorry I wrote you such a long letter; I didn't have time to write a short one.
When I give, I give myself.
Any book that helps a child to form a habit of reading, to make reading one of his deep and continuing needs, is good for him.
Doing what you love is the cornerstone of having abundance in your life.
If you paint in your mind a picture of bright and happy expectations, you put yourself into a condition conducive to your goal.