To myself I am only a child playing on the beach, while vast oceans of truth lie undiscovered before me.
You say I started out with practically nothing, but that isn't correct. We all start with all there is, it's how we use it that makes things possible.
We cannot direct the wind, but we can adjust the sails.
Stop acting so small. You are the universe in ecstatic motion.
When I give, I give myself.
A bird doesn't sing because it has an answer, it sings because it has a song.
Ability is what you're capable of doing. Motivation determines what you do. Attitude determines how well you do it.
The greatest thing in the world is to know how to belong to oneself.
Treat a work of art like a prince. Let it speak to you first.
I hated every minute of training, but I said, 'Don't quit. Suffer now and live the rest of your life as a champion'.
We travel. Some of us forever. To seek other states, other lives, other souls.
If you think in terms of a year, plant a seed; if in terms of ten years, plant trees; if in terms of 100 years, teach the people.
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.
There is no refuge from confession but suicide; and suicide is confession.
I am not what happened to me, I am what I choose to become.
Truth can be stated in a thousand different ways, yet each one can be true.
A superior man is modest in his speech, but exceeds in his actions.
Imagination is everything. It is the preview of life's coming attractions.
Life isn't about finding yourself. Life is about creating yourself.
A man can't soar too high, when he flies with his own wings.
Aim for the highest.