A man can't soar too high, when he flies with his own wings.
You must never be fearful about what you are doing when it is right.
Keep your face always toward the sunshine - and shadows will fall behind you.
Every problem is a gift - without problems we would not grow.
The person who takes no chances generally has to take whatever is left when others are through choosing.
We are all in the gutter, but some of us are looking at the stars.
Live as if you were to die tomorrow. Learn as if you were to live forever.
You need a little bit of insanity to do great things.
When obstacles arise, you change your direction to reach your goal; you do not change your decision to get there.
Yelling at living things does tend to kill the spirit in them. Sticks and stones may break our bones, but words will break our hearts...
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.
Do not go where the path may lead, go instead where there is no path and leave a trail.
The expectations of life depend upon diligence; the mechanic that would perfect his work must first sharpen his tools.
If you paint in your mind a picture of bright and happy expectations, you put yourself into a condition conducive to your goal.
Your success and happiness lies in you. Resolve to keep happy, and your joy and you shall form an invincible host against difficulties.
Write it on your heart that every day is the best day in the year.
Be yourself, let you come through.
Repetition of the same thought or physical action develops into a habit which, repeated frequently enough, becomes an automatic reflex.
You're off to Great Places! Today is your day! Your mountain is waiting, So... get on your way!
A sudden dart when a little over a hundred feet from the end of the track, or a little over 120 feet from the point at which it rose into the air, ended the flight.
I believe that every person is born with talent.