The only 'break' anyone can afford to rely upon is a self-made 'break'.
It's fine to celebrate success but it is more important to heed the lessons of failure.
Choose a job you love and you will never have to work a day of your life.
Obstacles are those frightful things you see when you take your eyes off your goals.
Discipline is the bridge between goals and accomplishment.
Never make excuses. Your friends don't need them and your foes won't believe them.
Every action has its pleasures and its price.
Don't gamble; take all your savings and buy some good stock and hold it till it goes up, then sell it. If it don't go up, don't buy it.
The successful leader must be willing to assume responsibility for the mistakes and the shortcomings of his followers.
You can observe a lot just by watching.
If you try to be anyone but yourself, you will fail; if you are not true to your own heart, you will fail. Then again, there's no success like failure
I have far more respect for the person with a single idea who gets there than for the person with a thousand ideas who does nothing
If I have ever made any valuable discoveries, it has been due more to patient attention, than to any other talent.
It is the set of the sails, not the direction of the wind that determines which way we will go.
Be interesting, be enthusiastic... and don't talk too much.
There are many ways of going forward, but only one way of standing still.
From each according to his abilities, to each according to his needs.
I don't want to achieve immortality through my work... I want to achieve it through not dying.
It is hard to fail, but it is worse never to have tried to succeed.
Either you run the day or the day runs you.
Work does not kill a man, it is worry, irregularity and uncertainty that kill.