When you believe in a thing, believe in it all the way, implicitly and unquestionably.
Do not let it be your aim to be something, but to be someone.
When we see men of a contrary character, we should turn inwards and examine ourselves.
Only the wisest and stupidest of men never change.
I'd rather be hated for who I am, than loved for who I am not.
If you're not prepared to be wrong, you'll never come up with anything original.
People who are unable to motivate themselves must be content with mediocrity, no matter how impressive their other talents.
The duty of youth is to challenge corruption.
Dare to live the life you have dreamed for yourself. Go forward and make your dreams come true.
Do you want to know who you are? Don't ask. Act! Action will delineate and define you.
Let yourself be silently drawn by the stronger pull of what you really love.
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.
Memories of our lives, of our works and our deeds will continue in others.
You have power over your mind - not outside events. Realize this, and you will find strength.
The world is the great gymnasium where we come to make ourselves strong.
If you want creative workers, give them enough time to play.
I have always found that mercy bears richer fruits than strict justice.
Doing what you love is the cornerstone of having abundance in your life.
Treat a work of art like a prince. Let it speak to you first.
Truth is like the sun. You can shut it out for a time, but it ain't goin' away.
Whatever lifts the corners of your mouth, trust that.