Whenever you are asked if you can do a job, tell 'em, 'Certainly I can!' Then get busy and find out how to do it.
The whole secret of a successful life is to find out what is one's destiny to do, and then do it.
I am thankful to all those who said NO to me. It's because of them I did it myself.
There is but one dependable method of accumulating and legally holding riches, and that is by rendering useful service.
Real success can only come if there is a change in our societies and in our economics and in our politics.
Be quick, but don't hurry.
It is a cursed evil to any man to become as absorbed in any subject as I am in mine
Tell the audience what you're going to say, say it; then tell them what you've said.
Personally, I enjoy working about 18 hours a day. Besides the short catnaps I take each day, I average about four to five hours of sleep per night.
Sell a man a fish, he eats for a day, teach a man how to fish, you ruin a wonderful business opportunity.
I'm a slow walker, but I never walk back.
God sells us all things at the price of labor.
Deadlines just aren't real to me until I'm staring one in the face.
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.
You don't have to be great to start, but you have to start to be great
Once you start a working on something, don't be afraid of failure and don't abandon it. People who work sincerely are the happiest.
To copy others is necessary, but to copy oneself is pathetic
Workers of the world unite; you have nothing to lose but your chains.
Rich people have small TVs and big libraries, and poor people have small libraries and big TVs.
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.
When you know what you want, and want it bad enough, you will find a way to get it.