The person who takes no chances generally has to take whatever is left when others are through choosing.
How wrong is it for a woman to expect the man to build the world she wants, rather than to create it herself?
Don't fear failure. Not failure, but low aim, is the crime. In great attempts it is glorious even to fail.
Accept whatever comes to you woven in the pattern of your destiny, for what could more aptly fit your needs?
A superior man is modest in his speech, but exceeds in his actions.
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.
The biggest adventure you can ever take is to live the life of your dreams.
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.
When everything seems to be going against you, remember that the airplane takes off against the wind, not with it ....
A long apprenticeship is the most logical way to success. The only alternative is overnight stardom, but I can't give you a formula for that.
In essence, if we want to direct our lives, we must take control of our consistent actions. It's not what we do once in a while that shapes our lives, but what we do consistently.
The duty of youth is to challenge corruption.
Defeat is not defeat unless accepted as a reality-in your own mind.
Do you want to know who you are? Don't ask. Act! Action will delineate and define you.
Differences are not intended to separate, to alienate. We are different precisely in order to realize our need of one another.
I don't care what people think or say about me, I know who I am.
To See a World in a Grain of Sand And a Heaven in a Wild Flower, Hold Infinity in the palm of your hand And Eternity in an hour.
How long should you try? Until.
Victory is for those who can say 'Victory is mine'. Success is for those who can begin saying 'I will succeed' and say 'I have succeeded' in the end.
If you are humble nothing will touch you, neither praise nor disgrace, because you know what you are.
If you put off everything till you're sure of it, you'll never get anything done.