For me, I'm focused on what I want to do. I know what I need to do to be a champion, so I'm working on it.
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.
If you want creative workers, give them enough time to play.
The more you lose yourself in something bigger than yourself, the more energy you will have.
After climbing a great hill, one only finds that there are many more hills to climb.
When you believe in a thing, believe in it all the way, implicitly and unquestionably.
Always do what is right. It will gratify half of mankind and astound the other.
Look up at the stars and not down at your feet. Try to make sense of what you see, and wonder about what makes the universe exist. Be curious.
Do not let it be your aim to be something, but to be someone.
Become a possibilitarian. No matter how dark things seem to be or actually are, raise your sights and see possibilities -- always see them, for they're always there.
Always do what you are afraid to do.
We delight in the beauty of the butterfly, but rarely admit the changes it has gone through to achieve that beauty.
Do not worry about holding high position; worry rather about playing your proper role.
Our patience will achieve more than our force.
I think nature's imagination Is so much greater than man's, she's never going to let us relax.
If you treat an individual as he is, he will remain how he is. But if you treat him as if he were what he ought to be and could be, he will become what he ought to be and could be
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.
Hating people because of their color is wrong. And it doesn't matter which color does the hating. It's just plain wrong.
If you paint in your mind a picture of bright and happy expectations, you put yourself into a condition conducive to your goal.
Courage is the thing. All goes if courage goes.
I believe that if you show people the problems and you show them the solutions they will be moved to act.