Find out who you are and do it on purpose.
Treat a work of art like a prince. Let it speak to you first.
Repetition of the same thought or physical action develops into a habit which, repeated frequently enough, becomes an automatic reflex.
A sudden dart when a little over a hundred feet from the end of the track, or a little over 120 feet from the point at which it rose into the air, ended the flight.
When every physical and mental resource is focused, one's power to solve a problem multiplies tremendously.
A long apprenticeship is the most logical way to success. The only alternative is overnight stardom, but I can't give you a formula for that.
Life is entrusted to man as a treasure which must not be squandered, as a talent which must be used well.
Nothing great was ever achieved without enthusiasm.
You yourself, as much as anybody in the entire universe, deserve your love and affection.
I dream my painting and I paint my dream.
I invented my life by taking for granted that everything I did not like would have an opposite, which I would like.
Dare to be free, dare to go as far as your thought leads, and dare to carry that out in your life.
Do not be afraid. Do not be satisfied with mediocrity. Put out into the deep and let down your nets for a catch.
If you put off everything till you're sure of it, you'll never get anything done.
When they say the sky's the limit to me that's really true
Once you learn to quit, it becomes a habit.
Learn from yesterday, live for today, hope for tomorrow.
You need a little bit of insanity to do great things.
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.
Never let the future disturb you. You will meet it, if you have to, with the same weapons of reason which today arm you against the present.
It's what you learn after you know it all that counts.