I'm not in this world to live up to your expectations and you're not in this world to live up to mine.
— Bruce Lee
All human beings are born with the same creative potential. Most people squander theirs away on a million superflous things. I expend mine on one thing and one thing only: my art.
— Pablo Picasso
You've got to know your limitations. I don't know what your limitations are. I found out what mine were when I was twelve. I found out that there weren't too many limitations, if I did it my way.
— mining quotation by Johnny Cash
Vos vestros servate, meos mihi linquite moresYou keep to your own ways, and leave mine to me
Let the future tell the truth, and evaluate each one according to his work and accomplishments. The present is theirs; the future, for which I have really worked, is mine.
I asked a Burmese why women, after centuries of following their men, now walk ahead. He said there were many unexploded land mines since the war.
This heart of mine was made to travel this world .
They might not need me; but they might. I'll let my head be just in sight; a smile as small as mine might be precisely their necessity.