Do not go where the path may lead, go instead where there is no path and leave a trail.
Accept whatever comes to you woven in the pattern of your destiny, for what could more aptly fit your needs?
The crisis of today is the joke of tomorrow.
I dream my painting and I paint my dream.
Why live an ordinary life, when you can live an extraordinary one.
It always seems impossible until it's done.
Our greatest glory is not in never falling but in rising every time we fall.
Never let the future disturb you. You will meet it, if you have to, with the same weapons of reason which today arm you against the present.
All wealth is the product of labor.
Our life is what our thoughts make it.
A thing worth having is a thing worth cheating for.
How long should you try? Until.
Man needs his difficulties because they are necessary to enjoy success.
My optimism wears heavy boots and is loud.
I don't know who my grandfather was; I'm much more concerned to know what his grandson will be.
I don't think necessity is the mother of invention. Invention ... arises directly from idleness, possibly also from laziness. To save oneself trouble.
I trust that everything happens for a reason, even if we are not wise enough to see it.
Memories of our lives, of our works and our deeds will continue in others.
I don't care what people think or say about me, I know who I am.
Above all things, respect yourself.
It is greed to do all the talking but not to want to listen at all.