How wrong is it for a woman to expect the man to build the world she wants, rather than to create it herself?
I want to know what passion is. I want to feel something strongly.
To attain the impossible, one must attempt the absurd.
Whenever a negative thought concerning your personal power comes to mind, deliberately voice a positive thought to cancel it out.
Get up, stand up, Stand up for your rights. Get up, stand up, Don't give up the fight.
I discover myself on the verge of a usual mistake.
I am not what happened to me, I am what I choose to become.
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...
Differences are not intended to separate, to alienate. We are different precisely in order to realize our need of one another.
You must never be fearful about what you are doing when it is right.
Man needs his difficulties because they are necessary to enjoy success.
Years from now, after I'm gone, someone will listen to what I've done and know I was here. They may not know or care who I was, but they'll hear my guitars speaking for me.
Don't complain about the snow on your neighbor's roof when your own doorstep is unclean.
We are all in the gutter, but some of us are looking at the stars.
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.
Lend yourself to others, but give yourself to yourself.
Our life is what our thoughts make it.
If you don't like the road you're walking, start paving another one.
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.
I'll try anything once, twice if I like it, three times to make sure.
You are not here merely to make a living. You are here in order to enable the world to live more amply, with greater vision, with a finer spirit of hope and achievement. You are here to enrich the world, and to impoverish yourself if you forget the errand.