You yourself, as much as anybody in the entire universe, deserve your love and affection.
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.
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.
You have to work hard to get to the top of your game. I think every writer has doubts! I still do all the time.
Sovereignty is not given, it is taken.
We are what our thoughts have made us; so take care about what you think. Words are secondary. Thoughts live; they travel far.
The only way of discovering the limits of the possible is to venture a little way past them into the impossible.
So early in my life, I had learned that if you want something, you had better make some noise.
And, when you want something, all the universe conspires in helping you to achieve it.
We could all take a lesson from crayons: some are sharp, some are beautiful, some have weird names, and all are different colors, but they still learn to live in the same box...
One must maintain a little bittle of summer, even in the middle of winter.
Accept whatever comes to you woven in the pattern of your destiny, for what could more aptly fit your needs?
You are never too old to become younger!
I do not care so much what I am to others as I care what I am to myself.
If you don't know, the thing to do is not to get scared, but to learn.
Listen to many, speak to a few.
Surround yourself only with people who are going to take you higher.
Once you learn to quit, it becomes a habit.
My optimism wears heavy boots and is loud.
When I'm inspired, I get excited because I can't wait to see what I'll come up with next.
People who say it cannot be done should not interrupt those who are doing it.