The only 'break' anyone can afford to rely upon is a self-made 'break'.
You must take personal responsibility. You cannot change the circumstances, the seasons, or the wind, but you can change yourself. That is something you have charge of.
Just because something doesn't do what you planned it to do doesn't mean it's useless.
You reach a point where you don't work for money.
Players with fight never lose a game, they just run out of time
The way to screw up somebody's life is to give them what they want.
When you play, play hard; when you work, don't play at all.
He who thinks little errs much
It is no use saying 'we are doing our best.' You have got to succeed in doing what is necessary.
There are many ways of going forward, but only one way of standing still.
Thinking is the hardest work there is, which is probably the reason so few engage in it.
A good objective of leadership is to help those who are doing poorly to do well and to help those who are doing well to do even better.
Nothing is particularly hard if you divide it into small jobs
If you treat people right they will treat you right - ninety percent of the time.
It is the set of the sails, not the direction of the wind that determines which way we will go.
When you know what you want, and want it bad enough, you will find a way to get it.
He who will not economize will have to agonize.
When asked, 'How do you write?' I invariably answer, 'one word at a time.'
To those whom much is given, much is expected.
If A is success in life, then A equals x plus y plus z. Work is x; y is play; and z is keeping your mouth shut.
With any part you play, there is a certain amount of yourself in it. There has to be, otherwise it's just not acting. It's lying.