You are not here merely to make a living. You are here in order to enable the world to live more amply, with greater vision, with a finer spirit of hope and achievement. You are here to enrich the world, and to impoverish yourself if you forget the errand.
Ability is what you're capable of doing. Motivation determines what you do. Attitude determines how well you do it.
Dare to live the life you have dreamed for yourself. Go forward and make your dreams come true.
To be yourself in a world that is constantly trying to make you something else is the greatest accomplishment.
A lot of legends, a lot of people, have come before me. But this is my time.
Always do what is right. It will gratify half of mankind and astound the other.
A bird doesn't sing because it has an answer, it sings because it has a song.
If you want a thing done well, do it yourself.
Make today worth remembering.
The best way out is always through.
We cannot do everything at once, but we can do something at once.
You lose nothing when fighting for a cause ... In my mind the losers are those who don't have a cause they care about.
Man needs his difficulties because they are necessary to enjoy success.
Our lives begin to end the day we become silent about things that matter.
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.
Sovereignty is not given, it is taken.
Only the wisest and stupidest of men never change.
The expectations of life depend upon diligence; the mechanic that would perfect his work must first sharpen his tools.
Truth can be stated in a thousand different ways, yet each one can be true.
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.
A superior man is modest in his speech, but exceeds in his actions.