What lies behind us and what lies before us are tiny matters compared to what lies within us.
If the only tool you have is a hammer, you tend to see every problem as a nail.
Never trust the advice of a man in difficulties.
Argue not concerning God,re-examine all that you have been told at church or school or in any book, dismiss whatever insults your soul
The key to immortality is first living a life worth remembering.
When I'm inspired, I get excited because I can't wait to see what I'll come up with next.
Do not count your chickens before they are hatched.
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.
To see me does not necessarily mean to see my face. To understand my thoughts is to have seen me.
Diligence is the mother of good fortune. And idleness, its opposite, never brought a man to the goal of any of his best wishes.
To myself I am only a child playing on the beach, while vast oceans of truth lie undiscovered before me.
Find out who you are and do it on purpose.
A long apprenticeship is the most logical way to success. The only alternative is overnight stardom, but I can't give you a formula for that.
If you don't like the road you're walking, start paving another one.
Some people don't like change, but you need to embrace change if the alternative is disaster.
When they say the sky's the limit to me that's really true
Years from now, after I'm gone, someone will listen to what I've done and know I was here. They may not know or care who I was, but they'll hear my guitars speaking for me.
A sudden dart when a little over a hundred feet from the end of the track, or a little over 120 feet from the point at which it rose into the air, ended the flight.
We are all motivated by a keen desire for praise, and the better a man is, the more he is inspired by glory.
In winter, I plot and plan. In spring, I move.
First ask yourself: What is the worst that can happen? Then prepare to accept it. Then proceed to improve on the worst.