Our fatigue is often caused not by work, but by worry, frustration and resentment
I hope that I may always desire more than I can accomplish.
Earning happiness means doing good and working, not speculating and being lazy. Laziness may look inviting, but only work gives you true satisfaction.
When asked, 'How do you write?' I invariably answer, 'one word at a time.'
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.
You can only become truly accomplished at something you love. Dont make money your goal. Instead pursue the things you love doing and then do them so well that people cant take their eyes off of you.
For the bureaucrat, the world is a mere object to be manipulated by him.
It is amazing how much can be accomplished if no one cares who gets the credit.
Thought, backed by strong desire, has a tendency to transmute itself into its physical equivalent.
Purity, patience, and perseverance are the three essentials to success and, above all, love.
For a man to conquer himself is the first and noblest of all victories.
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.
Find out what you really love to do, and then find a way to make a good living doing it.
Good things happen to those who hustle.
Your most unhappy customers are your greatest source of learning.
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.
It is easier for a tutor to command than to teach.
Take time to deliberate, but when the time for action comes, stop thinking and go in.
The term 'serious actor' is kind of an oxymoron, isn't it? [Like] 'Republican party' [or] 'airplane food'.
Success is liking yourself, liking what you do, and liking how you do it.
A person who never made a mistake never tried anything new.