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.
I'll try anything once, twice if I like it, three times to make sure.
Wealth is not about having a lot of money; it's about having a lot of options.
Out of intense complexities intense simplicities emerge.
My dear friend, clear your mind of cant.
It may have been in pieces, but I gave you the best of me.
I think nature's imagination Is so much greater than man's, she's never going to let us relax.
I will take fate by the throat; it will never bend me completely to its will.
I am as bad as the worst, but, thank God, I am as good as the best.
Every nation has the right to demand proper treatment and no country should violate the territory of any other country.
Effort only fully releases its reward after a person refuses to quit.
I don't know who my grandfather was; I'm much more concerned to know what his grandson will be.
The great art of life is sensation, to feel that we exist, even in pain.
Man needs his difficulties because they are necessary to enjoy success.
You can't learn in school what the world is going to do next year.
Do not pray for easy lives. Pray to be stronger men.
There are no traffic jams on the extra mile.
Learn from yesterday, live for today, hope for tomorrow.
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.
The way to become rich is to put all your eggs in one basket and then watch that basket.
Neither worse then or better is a thing made by being praised.