But Marge, what if we chose the wrong religion? Each week we just make God madder and madder.
I am thankful to all those who said NO to me. It's because of them I did it myself.
There is one weakness in people for which there is no remedy. It is the universal weakness of lack of ambition.
The majority of people who fail to accumulate money sufficient for their needs are, generally, easily influenced by the opinion of others.
I'm a greater believer in luck, and I find the harder I work the more I have of it
Speak softly and carry a big stick; you will go far.
If you go to work on your goals, your goals will go to work on you. If you go to work on your plan, your plan will go to work on you. Whatever good things we build end up building us.
The secret of success in life is for a man to be ready for his opportunity when it comes.
Find out what you really love to do, and then find a way to make a good living doing it.
Don't mistake activity with achievement.
Action is the foundational key to all success.
For it is commonly said: accomplished labours are pleasant.
It is your decisions, and not your conditions, that determine your destiny.
I believe in the Bible. I believe that all good things come from God. I don't believe I'd sing the way I do if God hadn't wanted me to.'
You don't get paid for the hour. You get paid for the value you bring to the hour.
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 lot of companies have chosen to downsize, and maybe that was the right thing for them. We chose a different path. Our belief was that if we kept putting great products in front of customers, they would continue to open their wallets.
From each according to his abilities, to each according to his needs.
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.
We struggle with the complexities and avoid the simplicities.
The successful leader must be willing to assume responsibility for the mistakes and the shortcomings of his followers.