Without ambition one starts nothing. Without work one finishes nothing. The prize will not be sent to you. You have to win it.
When it comes down to it, I let them think what they want. If they care enough to bother with what I do, then I'm already better than them.
Do not worry about holding high position; worry rather about playing your proper role.
Every problem has in it the seeds of its own solution. If you don't have any problems, you don't get any seeds.
If you don't like the road you're walking, start paving another one.
We travel. Some of us forever. To seek other states, other lives, other souls.
As long as I'm in great shape, nobody beats me, for sure.
They alone live, who live for others.
One of the things I learned when I was negotiating was that until I changed myself, I could not change others.
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.
Why live an ordinary life, when you can live an extraordinary one.
The first rule is to keep an untroubled spirit. The second is to look things in the face and know them for what they are.
I seldom end up where I wanted to go, but almost always end up where I need to be.
The fact that the great scientist believed in flying machines was the one thing that encouraged us to begin our studies.
If my mind can conceive it, and my heart can believe it - then I can achieve it.
The only way of discovering the limits of the possible is to venture a little way past them into the impossible.
It is better to light one small candle than to curse the darkness.
If you can't feed a hundred people, then just feed one.
There is always room at the top.
There are only 3 colors, 10 digits, and 7 notes; its what we do with them that's important.
It's kind of fun to do the impossible.