Price is what you pay. Value is what you get.
Thinking is the hardest work there is, which is probably the reason so few engage in it.
He who thinks little errs much
No one ever is defeated until defeat has been accepted as a reality.
Make them laugh, make them cry, and back to laughter. What do people go to the theatre for? An emotional exercise. I am a servant of the people. I have never forgotten that.
You reach a point where you don't work for money.
There is little success where there is little laughter.
But Marge, what if we chose the wrong religion? Each week we just make God madder and madder.
No business which depends for existence on paying less than living wages to its workers has any right to continue in this country
Success is not the key to happiness. Happiness is the key to success. If you love what you are doing, you will be successful.
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.
The difference between a successful person and others is not a lack of strength, not a lack of knowledge, but rather a lack in will.
I never pick up an item without thinking of how I might improve it.
If you aspire to the highest place, it is no disgrace to stop at the second, or even the third, place.
The production of too many useful things results in too many useless people.
The major reason for setting a goal is for what it makes of you to accomplish it. What it makes of you will always be the far greater value than what you get.
He who will not economize will have to agonize.
All your dreams can come true if you have the courage to pursue them
There is but one dependable method of accumulating and legally holding riches, and that is by rendering useful service.
If I have ever made any valuable discoveries, it has been due more to patient attention, than to any other talent.
At least with me, the match starts much, much earlier than the actual match.