To be clever enough to get all that money, one must be stupid enough to want it.
Opportunity is missed by most people because it is dressed in overalls and looks like work.
Success is steady progress toward one's personal goals
I believe in the Bible. I believe that all good things come from God. I don't believe I'd sing the way I do if God hadn't wanted me to.'
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.
Just because something doesn't do what you planned it to do doesn't mean it's useless.
Without a humble but reasonable confidence in your own powers you cannot be successful or happy.
If you don't have time to do it right, when will you have the time to do it over?
If you are the master be sometimes blind, if you are the servant be sometimes deaf.
Why, look at me. I've worked my way up from nothing to a state of extreme poverty.
Our greatest glory is not in never failing, but in rising up every time we fail.
A great secret of success is to go through life as a man who never gets used up.
Do one thing at a time, and while doing it put your whole soul into it to the exclusion of all else.
Good actions give strength to ourselves and inspire good actions in others.
No business which depends for existence on paying less than living wages to its workers has any right to continue in this country
The world does not pay men for that which they 'know'. It pays them for what they do, or induce others to do.
At least with me, the match starts much, much earlier than the actual match.
Many people would no more think of entering journalism than the sewage business - which at least does us all some good.
You never achieve success unless you like what you are doing.
Be interesting, be enthusiastic... and don't talk too much.
You can observe a lot just by watching.