Make the most of yourself....for that is all there is of you.
Duty does not require any person to submit to the destruction of his personal ambitions and the right to live his own life in his own way.
I just want to be able to play and make people feel good with what I do. When you're thinking that way, anything can happen. And, usually, what happens is good.
Write it on your heart that every day is the best day in the year.
Yesterday is gone. Tomorrow has not yet come. We have only today. Let us begin.
The greatest sin is to think yourself weak
Weakness of attitude becomes weakness of character.
Fantasy is an exercise bicycle for the mind. It might not take you anywhere, but it tones up the muscles that can. Of course, I could be wrong.
A liar will not be believed even when he speaks the truth.
Above all things, respect yourself.
It is only when the mind is free from the old that it meets everything anew, and in that there is joy.
It's the little details that are vital. Little things make big things happen.
You yourself, as much as anybody in the entire universe, deserve your love and affection.
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.
Courage is the most important of all the virtues, because without courage you can't practice any other virtue consistently. You can practice any virtue erratically, but nothing consistently without courage.
To be yourself in a world that is constantly trying to make you something else is the greatest accomplishment.
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.
People throw stones at you and you convert them into milestones.
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.
In winter, I plot and plan. In spring, I move.