Any fact facing us is not as important as our attitude toward it, for that determines our success or failure
The only 'break' anyone can afford to rely upon is a self-made 'break'.
Do one thing at a time, and while doing it put your whole soul into it to the exclusion of all else.
It is amazing how much can be accomplished if no one cares who gets the credit.
Either you run the day or the day runs you.
If you treat people right they will treat you right - ninety percent of the time.
You may have to fight a battle more than once to win it.
Don't gamble; take all your savings and buy some good stock and hold it till it goes up, then sell it. If it don't go up, don't buy it.
To invent, you need a good imagination and a pile of junk.
Our fatigue is often caused not by work, but by worry, frustration and resentment
But Marge, what if we chose the wrong religion? Each week we just make God madder and madder.
Most people spend more time and energy going around problems than in trying to solve them.
I do not like to repeat successes, I like to go on to other things.
The way to get started is to quit talking and begin doing.
The best of artists has no conception that the marble alone does not contain within itself.
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
There is but one dependable method of accumulating and legally holding riches, and that is by rendering useful service.
People refuse to take chances in business, because they fear the criticism which may follow if they fail.
He who thinks little errs much
Without work, all life goes rotten, but when work is soulless, life stifles and dies.
Earning happiness means doing good and working, not speculating and being lazy. Laziness may look inviting, but only work gives you true satisfaction.