Man needs his difficulties because they are necessary to enjoy success.
The only way of finding the limits of the possible is by going beyond them into the impossible.
Every problem has in it the seeds of its own solution. If you don't have any problems, you don't get any seeds.
It's not the load that breaks you down, it's the way you carry it.
People die from typewriters falling on their heads.
We travel. Some of us forever. To seek other states, other lives, other souls.
It marks a big step in your development when you come to realize that other people can help you do a better job than you could do alone.
Wanting to be someone else is a waste of who you are
People who are unable to motivate themselves must be content with mediocrity, no matter how impressive their other talents.
Life isn't about finding yourself. Life is about creating yourself.
Neither seek nor avoid, take what comes.
Others have seen what is and asked why. I have seen what could be and asked why not.
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.
Truth can be stated in a thousand different ways, yet each one can be true.
My mission in life is not merely to survive, but to thrive; and to do so with some passion, some compassion, some humor, and some style
No one is free who has not obtained the empire of himself. No man is free who cannot command himself.
Be happy, but never satisfied.
We are all motivated by a keen desire for praise, and the better a man is, the more he is inspired by glory.
Life is like riding a bicycle. To keep your balance, you must keep moving.
The past cannot be changed. The future is yet in your power.
We cannot solve our problems with the same thinking we used when we created them.