Happiness is not something you postpone for the future; it is something you design for the present.
If you go to work on your goals, your goals will go to work on you. If you go to work on your plan, your plan will go to work on you. Whatever good things we build end up building us.
Don't wish it were easier, wish you were better.
Success is not to be pursued; it is to be attracted by the person you become
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.
You must take personal responsibility. You cannot change the circumstances, the seasons, or the wind, but you can change yourself. That is something you have charge of.
How long should you try? Until.
Success is steady progress toward one's personal goals
Success is doing ordinary things extraordinarily well.
When you know what you want, and want it bad enough, you will find a way to get it.
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.
Failure is not a single, cataclysmic event. You don't fail overnight. Instead, failure is a few errors in judgement, repeated every day.
If you don't design your own life plan, chances are you'll fall into someone else's plan. And guess what they have planned for you? Not much.
Take care of your body. It's the only place you have to live.
To solve any problem, here are three questions to ask yourself: First, what could I do? Second, what could I read? And third, who could I ask?
Motivation is what gets you started. Habit is what keeps you going.
Effective communication is 20% what you know and 80% how you feel about what you know.
The major reason for setting a goal is for what it makes of you to accomplish it. What it makes of you will always be the far greater value than what you get.
You cannot change your destination overnight, but you can change your direction overnight
There are only 3 colors, 10 digits, and 7 notes; its what we do with them that's important.
Work harder on yourself than you do on your job.