I seldom end up where I wanted to go, but almost always end up where I need to be.
With realization of one's own potential and self-confidence in one's ability, one can build a better world.
Everything you want is out there waiting for you to ask. Everything you want also wants you. But you have to take action to get it.
Sincerity and truth are the basis of every virtue.
Your success and happiness lies in you. Resolve to keep happy, and your joy and you shall form an invincible host against difficulties.
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.
Whether you think you can, or you think you can't - you're right.
Strength of mind rests in sobriety; for this keeps your reason unclouded by passion.
The great art of life is sensation, to feel that we exist, even in pain.
Weakness of attitude becomes weakness of character.
I dream my painting and I paint my dream.
The secret of health for both mind and body is not to mourn for the past, nor to worry about the future, but to live the present moment wisely and earnestly.
I will take fate by the throat; it will never bend me completely to its will.
I am not bound to win, but I am bound to be true. I am not bound to succeed, but I am bound to live by the light that I have. I must stand with anybody that stands right, and stand with him while he is right, and part with him when he goes wrong.
A man may die, nations may rise and fall, but an idea lives on.
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.
If you want a thing done well, do it yourself.
A man's work is nothing but this slow trek to rediscover, through the detours of art, those two or three great and simple images in whose presence his heart first opened.
Everything you can imagine is real.
If the only tool you have is a hammer, you tend to see every problem as a nail.
There is no greater agony than bearing an untold story inside you.