If you are the master be sometimes blind, if you are the servant be sometimes deaf.
If you think of yourselves as helpless and ineffectual, it is certain that you will create a despotic government to be your master. The wise despot, therefore, maintains among his subjects a popular sense that they are helpless and ineffectual.
Never make excuses. Your friends don't need them and your foes won't believe them.
Success comes to those who become success conscious. Failure comes to those who indifferently allow themselves to become failure conscious.
I never pick up an item without thinking of how I might improve it.
The destination of the seekerů depends on the road he takes.
Every individual has his own style, his own way of presenting himself on and off the field.
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.
A company is only as good as the people it keeps.
Anticipate the difficult by managing the easy
The successful leader must plan his work and work his plan.
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.
A holding company is the people you give your money to while you're being searched.
I've always thought anyone can make money. Making a life worth living, that's the real test.
The term 'serious actor' is kind of an oxymoron, isn't it? [Like] 'Republican party' [or] 'airplane food'.
We struggle with the complexities and avoid the simplicities.
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!
Opportunity is missed by most people because it is dressed in overalls and looks like work.
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.
The whole secret of a successful life is to find out what is one's destiny to do, and then do it.
Any fact facing us is not as important as our attitude toward it, for that determines our success or failure