The greatest mania of all is passion, and I am a natural slave to passion.
~Hunter S. Thompson
Your time is limited, so don’t waste it living someone else’s life. Don’t be trapped by dogma – which is living with the results of other people’s thinking. Don’t let the noise of other’s opinions drown out your own inner voice. And most important, have the courage to follow your heart and intuition. They somehow already know what you truly want to become. Everything else is secondary.
And then immediately, all of a sudden, they branded me manic-depressive. I was like, “Um, that’s clinical? I’m not that.” Do I perform sometimes in a manic style? Yes. Am I manic all the time? No. Do I get sad? Oh, yeah. Does it hit me hard? Oh, yeah.
Life isn’t about finding yourself. Life is about creating yourself.
~George Bernard Shaw
If you want the ultimate, you’ve got to be willing to pay the ultimate price. It’s not tragic to die doing what you love.
~Bodhi, Point Break
Once in a while you get shown the light in the strangest of places if you look at right.
My father used to say that it’s never too late to do anything you wanted to do. And he said, ‘You never know what you can accomplish until you try.’
The meaning of life is to find your gift. The purpose of life is to give it away.