I invented my life by taking for granted that everything I did not like would have an opposite, which I would like.
The people who were trying to make this world worse are not taking the day off. Why should I?
Do not worry about holding high position; worry rather about playing your proper role.
You have to dream before your dreams can come true.
Perseverance and spirit have done wonders in all ages.
Laziness is nothing more than the habit of resting before you get tired.
Humans have come into being for the sake of each other, so either teach them, or learn to bear them.
You see things; you say, 'Why?' But I dream things that never were; and I say 'Why not?
Be more concerned with your character than your reputation, because your character is what you really are, while your reputation is merely what others think you are.
Our lives begin to end the day we become silent about things that matter.
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.
It is only when the mind is free from the old that it meets everything anew, and in that there is joy.
Take things as they are. Punch when you have to punch. Kick when you have to kick.
They deem me mad because I will not sell my days for gold; and I deem them mad because they think my days have a price.
Every problem is a gift - without problems we would not grow.
All thinking men are atheists.
I donít think we are going to become extinct. We are very clever and very resourceful.
He who is not courageous enough to take risks will accomplish nothing in life
I confess that in 1901 I said to my brother Orville that man would not fly for fifty years.
What does not destroy me, makes me strong.
Believe you can and you're halfway there.