I will never be by violence constrained to do anything.
The greatest sin is to think yourself weak
I'm sorry I wrote you such a long letter; I didn't have time to write a short one.
For me, I'm focused on what I want to do. I know what I need to do to be a champion, so I'm working on it.
The best way to find yourself is to lose yourself in the service of others.
So early in my life, I had learned that if you want something, you had better make some noise.
Listen to many, speak to a few.
Without ambition one starts nothing. Without work one finishes nothing. The prize will not be sent to you. You have to win it.
There are only 3 colors, 10 digits, and 7 notes; its what we do with them that's important.
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.
Become a possibilitarian. No matter how dark things seem to be or actually are, raise your sights and see possibilities -- always see them, for they're always there.
For a man who no longer has a homeland, writing becomes a place to live.
He that can have patience can have what he will.
I love those who can smile in trouble...
Somewhere, something incredible is waiting to be known.
Impossible is a word to be found only in the dictionary of fools.
The marble not yet carved can hold the form of every thought the greatest artist has.
To See a World in a Grain of Sand And a Heaven in a Wild Flower, Hold Infinity in the palm of your hand And Eternity in an hour.
What lies behind us and what lies before us are tiny matters compared to what lies within us.
In a conflict between the heart and the brain, follow your heart.
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