Opportunity is missed by most people because it is dressed in overalls and looks like work.
Success is doing ordinary things extraordinarily well.
Every action has its pleasures and its price.
Only you can control your future.
Of all the things I've done, the most vital is coordinating those who work with me and aiming their efforts at a certain goal
For the bureaucrat, the world is a mere object to be manipulated by him.
For a man to conquer himself is the first and noblest of all victories.
Results! Why, man, I have gotten a lot of results. I know several thousand things that won't work.
Earning happiness means doing good and working, not speculating and being lazy. Laziness may look inviting, but only work gives you true satisfaction.
Apply yourself both now and in the next life. Without effort, you cannot be prosperous. Though the land be good, You cannot have an abundant crop without cultivation.
Talent is cheaper than table salt. What separates the talented individual from the successful one is a lot of hard work.
When things go wrong don't go with them
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.
Success means we go to sleep at night knowing that our talents and ablities were used in a way that served others.
I readily absorb ideas from every source, frequently starting where the last person left off
Without work, all life goes rotten, but when work is soulless, life stifles and dies.
This is the real secret of life - to be completely engaged with what you are doing in the here and now. And instead of calling it work, realize it is play.
Workers of the world unite; you have nothing to lose but your chains.
In the business world, the rearview mirror is always clearer than the windshield.
Take time to deliberate, but when the time for action comes, stop thinking and go in.
Do one thing at a time, and while doing it put your whole soul into it to the exclusion of all else.