No tears in the writer, no tears in the reader. No surprise in the writer, no surprise in the reader.
I will prepare and some day my chance will come.
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.
Only you can control your future.
One of the main weaknesses of mankind is the average man's familiarity with the word 'impossible'.
Without a humble but reasonable confidence in your own powers you cannot be successful or happy.
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.
If I have ever made any valuable discoveries, it has been due more to patient attention, than to any other talent.
I don't want to achieve immortality through my work... I want to achieve it through not dying.
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.
Success is neither magical nor mysterious. Success is the natural consequence of consistently applying the basic fundamentals.
Percentages are why I am rich.
It is no use saying 'we are doing our best.' You have got to succeed in doing what is necessary.
Speak softly and carry a big stick; you will go far.
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.
I hope that I may always desire more than I can accomplish.
He who thinks little errs much
If you treat people right they will treat you right - ninety percent of the time.
It is amazing how much can be accomplished if no one cares who gets the credit.
The secret of success is constancy to purpose.
Get around people who have something of value to share with you. Their impact will continue to have a significant effect on your life long they have departed.