I believe that anyone can conquer fear by doing the things he fears to do, provided he keeps doing them until he gets a record of successful experiences behind him.
Practice does not make perfect. Perfect practice makes perfect.
The painter has the Universe in his mind and hands.
The only 'break' anyone can afford to rely upon is a self-made 'break'.
When inspiration does not come to me, I go halfway to meet it.
Coming together is the beginning. Keeping together is progress. Working together is success.
To copy others is necessary, but to copy oneself is pathetic
Any fact facing us is not as important as our attitude toward it, for that determines our success or failure
Success is neither magical nor mysterious. Success is the natural consequence of consistently applying the basic fundamentals.
You gain strength, courage and confidence by every experience in which you really stop to look fear in the face.... You must do the thing you think you cannot do.
I don't want to achieve immortality through my work... I want to achieve it through not dying.
Vision without execution is just hallucination.
The production of too many useful things results in too many useless people.
One must be sane to think clearly, but one can think deeply and be quite insane.
If you are not willing to risk the unusual, you will have to settle for the ordinary.
It has been my observation that most people get ahead during the time that others waste
If you don't have time to do it right, when will you have the time to do it over?
It's a terrible thing to look over your shoulder when you are trying to lead - and find no one there
Four things for success: work and pray, think and believe.
Either you run the day or the day runs you.
In every job that must be done, there is an element of fun. You find the fun and - SNAP - the job's a game!