To myself I am only a child playing on the beach, while vast oceans of truth lie undiscovered before me.
When obstacles arise, you change your direction to reach your goal; you do not change your decision to get there.
Do not look for approval except for the consciousness of doing your best.
Don't hit at all if it is honorably possible to avoid hitting; but never hit soft!
Whatever you are, be a good one.
Human dignity consists in the role we must play in our own perfection. Taking a role in our own self-completion is the highest expression of our creativity.
Your pain is the breaking of the shell that encloses your understanding.
Status quo, you know, is Latin for 'the mess we're in'.
You can't live a perfect day until you do something for someone who will never be able to repay you.
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.
Ideas come from everything
Gratitude is an illness suffered by dogs.
To go too far is as bad as to fall short.
First they ignore you, then they ridicule you, then they fight you, and then you win.
The duty of youth is to challenge corruption.
Wanting to be someone else is a waste of who you are
Only in the darkness, you are able to see the stars.
You can chain me, you can torture me, you can even destroy this body, but you will never imprison my mind.
To be a great champion you must believe you are the best. If youre not, pretend you are.
The men who have succeeded are men who have chosen one line and stuck to it.