I can be changed by what happens to me. But I refuse to be reduced by it.
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.
They say Rome wasn't built in a day, but I wasn't on that particular job.
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.
To See a World in a Grain of Sand And a Heaven in a Wild Flower, Hold Infinity in the palm of your hand And Eternity in an hour.
If you can dream it, you can do it. Always remember that this whole thing was started with a dream and a mouse.
The greatest thing in the world is to know how to belong to oneself.
Do not be afraid. Do not be satisfied with mediocrity. Put out into the deep and let down your nets for a catch.
People who are unable to motivate themselves must be content with mediocrity, no matter how impressive their other talents.
Our patience will achieve more than our force.
I believe that every person is born with talent.
Above all things, respect yourself.
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.
You can chain me, you can torture me, you can even destroy this body, but you will never imprison my mind.
Lend yourself to others, but give yourself to yourself.
Find out who you are. And do it on purpose.
Scar tissue is stronger than regular tissue. Realize the strength, move on.
Faith is taking the first step even when you can't see the whole staircase.
The meaning of life is that it is to be lived, and it is not to be traded and conceptualized and squeezed into a patter of systems.
I will never be by violence constrained to do anything.
Crave for a thing, you will get it. Renounce the craving, the object will follow you by itself.