When inspiration does not come to me, I go halfway to meet it.
Formulate and stamp indelibly on your mind a mental picture of yourself as succeeding. Hold this picture tenaciously and never permit it to fade. Your mind will seek to develop this picture!
It had long since come to my attention that people of accomplishment rarely sat back and let things happen to them. They went out and happened to things.
It's a terrible thing to look over your shoulder when you are trying to lead - and find no one there
Listen if you want to be heard
There is but one dependable method of accumulating and legally holding riches, and that is by rendering useful service.
Once you start a working on something, don't be afraid of failure and don't abandon it. People who work sincerely are the happiest.
Price is what you pay. Value is what you get.
The destination of the seekerů depends on the road he takes.
Well done is better than well said.
Choose a job you love and you will never have to work a day of your life.
Be quick, but don't hurry.
It is a cursed evil to any man to become as absorbed in any subject as I am in mine
Action is the foundational key to all success.
He who will not economize will have to agonize.
If you are the master be sometimes blind, if you are the servant be sometimes deaf.
The role of the artist is to ask questions, not answer them.
The way to get started is to quit talking and begin doing.
If you think your teacher is tough, wait until you get a boss. He doesn't have tenure.
When things go wrong don't go with them
Success is most often achieved by those who don't know that failure is inevitable.