I seldom end up where I wanted to go, but almost always end up where I need to be.
The fact that the great scientist believed in flying machines was the one thing that encouraged us to begin our studies.
If you want creative workers, give them enough time to play.
He was a dreamer, a thinker, a speculative philosopher... or, as his wife would have it, an idiot.
I will never be by violence constrained to do anything.
You're off to Great Places! Today is your day! Your mountain is waiting, So... get on your way!
Knowing what's right doesn't mean much unless you do what's right.
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.
No one is free who has not obtained the empire of himself. No man is free who cannot command himself.
Fantasy is an exercise bicycle for the mind. It might not take you anywhere, but it tones up the muscles that can. Of course, I could be wrong.
I want to know what passion is. I want to feel something strongly.
The more you lose yourself in something bigger than yourself, the more energy you will have.
Memories of our lives, of our works and our deeds will continue in others.
Out of suffering have emerged the strongest souls; the most massive characters are seared with scars.
Motivation is what gets you started. Habit is what keeps you going.
I am not what happened to me, I am what I choose to become.
The marble not yet carved can hold the form of every thought the greatest artist has.
The time is always right to do the right thing
I just couldn't take school seriously: I had this guitar neck with four frets which I kept hidden under the desk. It had strings on it so I would practice my chord shapes under the desk and that's about all I did at school.
We need never be ashamed of our tears.
I'd rather be an optimist and a fool than a pessimist and right.