We don't know a millionth of one percent about anything.
If you are the master be sometimes blind, if you are the servant be sometimes deaf.
Success is doing ordinary things extraordinarily well.
Don't wait to be successful at some future point. Have a successful relationship with the present moment and be fully present in whatever you are doing. That is success.
Success is going from failure to failure without loss of enthusiasm.
Coming together is the beginning. Keeping together is progress. Working together is success.
Good actions give strength to ourselves and inspire good actions in others.
Thinking is the hardest work there is, which is probably the reason so few engage in it.
The painter has the Universe in his mind and hands.
Formulate and stamp indelibly on your mind a mental picture of yourself as succeeding. Hold this picture tenaciously and never permit it to fade. Your mind will seek to develop this picture!
Take time to deliberate, but when the time for action comes, stop thinking and go in.
Success means we go to sleep at night knowing that our talents and ablities were used in a way that served others.
The secret of success is constancy to purpose.
I don't believe people die from hard work. They die from stress and worry and fear -- the negative emotions. Those are the killers, not hard work. The fact is, in our society today, most people don't understand what hard work is all about.
Obstacles are those frightful things you see when you take your eyes off your goals.
To those whom much is given, much is expected.
This is the real secret of life - to be completely engaged with what you are doing in the here and now. And instead of calling it work, realize it is play.
Success is the doing, not the getting; in the trying, not the triumph. Success is a personal standard, reaching for the highest that is in us, becoming all that we can be. If we do our best, we are a success.
The more you are in this business, the more humbled by it you become.
It had long since come to my attention that people of accomplishment rarely sat back and let things happen to them. They went out and happened to things.
Leadership and learning are indispensable to each other.