Surround yourself only with people who are going to take you higher.
They say Rome wasn't built in a day, but I wasn't on that particular job.
I have always found that mercy bears richer fruits than strict justice.
Imperfection is beauty, madness is genius and it's better to be absolutely ridiculous than absolutely boring.
Work gives you meaning and purpose and life is empty without it.
When you're at the end of your rope, tie a knot and hold on
Some people regard discipline as a chore. For me, it is a kind of order that sets me free to fly.
When obstacles arise, you change your direction to reach your goal; you do not change your decision to get there.
To give real service, you must add something which cannot be bought or measured with money.
Differences are not intended to separate, to alienate. We are different precisely in order to realize our need of one another.
People should pursue what they're passionate about. That will make them happier than pretty much anything else.
Be yourself; everyone else is already taken.
No leader can be too far ahead of his followers.
The fishermen know that the sea is dangerous and the storm terrible, but they have never found these dangers sufficient reason for remaining ashore.
The secret to creativity is knowing how to hide your sources.
Identify your problems but give your power and energy to solutions
Don't ever take a fence down until you know why it was put up.
The meaning of life is that it is to be lived, and it is not to be traded and conceptualized and squeezed into a patter of systems.
I dream my painting and I paint my dream.
Great things are not done by impulse, but by a series of small things brought together.
Don't stop chasing your dreams, because dreams do come true.