If we go down into ourselves, we find that we possess exactly what we desire.
The starting point of all achievement is desire. Keep this constantly in mind. Weak desires bring weak results, just as a small amount of fire makes a small amount of heat.
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.
If you can dream it, you can do it.
To go too far is as bad as to fall short.
Take things as they are. Punch when you have to punch. Kick when you have to kick.
My advice to other disabled people would be, concentrate on things your disability doesn't prevent you doing well, and don't regret the things it interferes with. Don't be disabled in spirit as well as physically.
Out of suffering have emerged the strongest souls; the most massive characters are seared with scars.
The past cannot be changed. The future is yet in your power.
If we want a free and peaceful world, if we want to make the deserts bloom and man grow to greater dignity as a human being-we can do it.
Whatever you do will be insignificant, but it is very important that you do it.
To be yourself in a world that is constantly trying to make you something else is the greatest accomplishment.
It is greed to do all the talking but not to want to listen at all.
It always seems impossible until it's done.
Don't find fault, find a remedy; anybody can complain
A bird doesn't sing because it has an answer, it sings because it has a song.
If we command our wealth, we shall be rich and free. If our wealth commands us, we are poor indeed.
I don't know who my grandfather was; I'm much more concerned to know what his grandson will be.
Drink moderately, for drunkenness neither keeps a secret nor observes a promise.
No leader can be too far ahead of his followers.
A lot of legends, a lot of people, have come before me. But this is my time.