He that can have patience can have what he will.
You have to make the rules, not follow them.
It's the little details that are vital. Little things make big things happen.
No one is free who has not obtained the empire of himself. No man is free who cannot command himself.
Wanting to be someone else is a waste of who you are
For every dark night, there's a brighter day
Life is 10 percent what happens to you and ninety percent how you respond to it.
The fishermen know that the sea is dangerous and the storm terrible, but they have never found these dangers sufficient reason for remaining ashore.
In a day, when you don't come across any problems - you can be sure that you are travelling in a wrong path.
Believe you can and you're halfway there.
If we go down into ourselves, we find that we possess exactly what we desire.
Never stand begging for what one has the power to earn.
The power for creating a better future is contained in the present moment: You create a good future by creating a good present.
What I stand for is what I stand on.
Great work requires great and persistent effort for a long time. … Character has to be established through a thousand stumbles.
When it comes down to it, I let them think what they want. If they care enough to bother with what I do, then I'm already better than them.
I long to accomplish a great and noble task; but it is my chief duty to accomplish small tasks as if they were great and noble
One of the things I learned when I was negotiating was that until I changed myself, I could not change others.
Neither worse then or better is a thing made by being praised.
Write it on your heart that every day is the best day in the year.
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.