Be miserable. Or motivate yourself. Whatever has to be done, it's always your choice.
Learn from yesterday, live for today, hope for tomorrow.
Don't complain about the snow on your neighbor's roof when your own doorstep is unclean.
I will never be by violence constrained to do anything.
Do you want to know who you are? Don't ask. Act! Action will delineate and define you.
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.
Repetition of the same thought or physical action develops into a habit which, repeated frequently enough, becomes an automatic reflex.
The fact that the great scientist believed in flying machines was the one thing that encouraged us to begin our studies.
I can never stand still. I must explore and experiment. I am never satisfied with my work. I resent the limitations of my own imagination.
You got to get it while you can.
I am not what happened to me, I am what I choose to become.
I know in my heart that man is good, that what is right will always eventually triumph, and there is purpose and worth to each and every life.
The way I see it, if you want the rainbow, you gotta put up with the rain.
To be yourself in a world that is constantly trying to make you something else is the greatest accomplishment.
The way to become rich is to put all your eggs in one basket and then watch that basket.
What's the world's greatest lie?... It's this: that at a certain point in our lives, we lose control of what's happening to us, and our lives become controlled by fate.
No one is free who has not obtained the empire of himself. No man is free who cannot command himself.
Keep your face to the sunshine and you will never see the shadow.
The great secret of true success, of true happiness, is this: the man or woman who asks for no return, the perfectly unselfish person, is the most successful.
Things may come to those who wait but only the things left by those who hustle.
I may not have gone where I intended to go, but I think I have ended up where I needed to be.