Workers of the world unite; you have nothing to lose but your chains.
If you aim at nothing, you will hit it every time.
It is amazing how much can be accomplished if no one cares who gets the credit.
There is nothing more difficult to carry out, nor more doubtful of success, nor more dangerous to handle, that to institute a new order of things
To invent, you need a good imagination and a pile of junk.
Let others lead small lives, but not you. Let others argue over small things, but not you. Let others cry over small hurts, but not you. Let others leave their future in someone else's hands, but not you.
When things go wrong don't go with them
If everyone is moving forward together, then success takes care of itself.
No man ever achieved worthwhile success who did not, at one time or other, find himself with at least one foot hanging well over the brink of failure.
I've always found the second book in a series is the hardest to write.
Success is liking yourself, liking what you do, and liking how you do it.
No business which depends for existence on paying less than living wages to its workers has any right to continue in this country
The majority of people who fail to accumulate money sufficient for their needs are, generally, easily influenced by the opinion of others.
When asked, 'How do you write?' I invariably answer, 'one word at a time.'
You can't just ask customers what they want and then try to give that to them. By the time you get it built, they'll want something new.
It has been my observation that most people get ahead during the time that others waste
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.'
The production of too many useful things results in too many useless people.
Apply yourself both now and in the next life. Without effort, you cannot be prosperous. Though the land be good, You cannot have an abundant crop without cultivation.
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.
Success is doing ordinary things extraordinarily well.