A holding company is the people you give your money to while you're being searched.
I'm a greater believer in luck, and I find the harder I work the more I have of it
The destination of the seeker… depends on the road he takes.
Success is having a flair for the thing that you are doing, knowing that is not enough, that you have got to have hard work and a sense of purpose.
Those who vote decide nothing. Those who count the vote decide everything.
Make the lie big, make it simple, keep saying it, and eventually they will believe it
The world does not pay men for that which they 'know'. It pays them for what they do, or induce others to do.
No man ever achieved worthwhile success who did not, at one time or other, find himself with at least one foot hanging well over the brink of failure.
Why, look at me. I've worked my way up from nothing to a state of extreme poverty.
No man needs sympathy because he has to work, because he has a burden to carry. Far and away the best prize that life offers is the chance to work hard at work worth doing.
Do one thing at a time, and while doing it put your whole soul into it to the exclusion of all else.
The finest task for an Engineer – to survey, to plan, to suggest resources and material, assemble them for task in hand, implement and produce results.
Let others lead small lives, but not you. Let others argue over small things, but not you. Let others cry over small hurts, but not you. Let others leave their future in someone else's hands, but not you.
Thought, backed by strong desire, has a tendency to transmute itself into its physical equivalent.
The man who is swimming against the stream knows the strength of it.
God sells us all things at the price of labor.
Success is not to be pursued; it is to be attracted by the person you become
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!
If you think of yourselves as helpless and ineffectual, it is certain that you will create a despotic government to be your master. The wise despot, therefore, maintains among his subjects a popular sense that they are helpless and ineffectual.
A good objective of leadership is to help those who are doing poorly to do well and to help those who are doing well to do even better.