You are not here merely to make a living. You are here in order to enable the world to live more amply, with greater vision, with a finer spirit of hope and achievement. You are here to enrich the world, and to impoverish yourself if you forget the errand.
Go on with what your heart tells you, or you will lose all.
A man's work is nothing but this slow trek to rediscover, through the detours of art, those two or three great and simple images in whose presence his heart first opened.
Good thoughts bear good fruit, bad thoughts bear bad fruit.
Don't just read the easy stuff. You may be entertained by it, but you will never grow from it.
As long as I'm in great shape, nobody beats me, for sure.
The past cannot be changed. The future is yet in your power.
Status quo, you know, is Latin for 'the mess we're in'.
Courage isn't having the strength to go on - it is going on when you don't have strength.
Only in the darkness, you are able to see the stars.
Wealth is not about having a lot of money; it's about having a lot of options.
It is greed to do all the talking but not to want to listen at all.
The unexamined life is not worth living.
If you paint in your mind a picture of bright and happy expectations, you put yourself into a condition conducive to your goal.
When I was in college, I wanted to be involved in things that would change the world.
Whatever you do will be insignificant, but it is very important that you do it.
Our lives begin to end the day we become silent about things that matter.
It's the little details that are vital. Little things make big things happen.
A painter should begin every canvas with a wash of black, because all things in nature are dark except where exposed by the light.
It's the possibility of having a dream come true that makes life interesting.
No matter what people tell you, words and ideas can change the world.