I do know that when I am 60, I should be attempting to achieve different personal goals than those which had priority at age 20.
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
Effective communication is 20% what you know and 80% how you feel about what you know.
By failing to prepare, you are preparing to fail.
For it is commonly said: accomplished labours are pleasant.
I don't believe people die from hard work. They die from stress and worry and fear -- the negative emotions. Those are the killers, not hard work. The fact is, in our society today, most people don't understand what hard work is all about.
Our greatest glory is not in never failing, but in rising up every time we fail.
Success is never final. Failure is never fatal. It s courage that counts.
Success is not to be pursued; it is to be attracted by the person you become
Take time to deliberate, but when the time for action comes, stop thinking and go in.
You must take personal responsibility. You cannot change the circumstances, the seasons, or the wind, but you can change yourself. That is something you have charge of.
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.
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.
Rich people have small TVs and big libraries, and poor people have small libraries and big TVs.
Either you run the day or the day runs you.
One of the greatest discoveries a person makes, one of their great surprises, is to find they can do what they were afraid they couldn't do.
You never achieve success unless you like what you are doing.
Dictionary is the only place that success comes before work. Hard work is the price we must pay for success. I think you can accomplish anything if you're willing to pay the price.
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.
One can have no smaller or greater mastery than mastery of oneself.
Only put off until tomorrow what you are willing to die having left undone