Opportunity is missed by most people because it is dressed in overalls and looks like work.
No man can taste the fruits of autumn while he is delighting his scent with the flowers of spring.
Every action has its pleasures and its price.
A person who never made a mistake never tried anything new.
I've always thought anyone can make money. Making a life worth living, that's the real test.
The way to get started is to quit talking and begin doing.
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.
Always bear in mind that your own resolution to succeed is more important than any other.
I'm not the smartest fellow in the world, but I can sure pick smart colleagues.
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.
It has been my observation that most people get ahead during the time that others waste
If A is success in life, then A equals x plus y plus z. Work is x; y is play; and z is keeping your mouth shut.
Why, look at me. I've worked my way up from nothing to a state of extreme poverty.
From each according to his abilities, to each according to his needs.
'To Start Press Any Key'. Where's the ANY key?
We are trying to prove ourselves wrong as quickly as possible, because only in that way can we find progress.
One can have no smaller or greater mastery than mastery of oneself.
Don't spend time beating on a wall, hoping to transform it into a door.
Earning happiness means doing good and working, not speculating and being lazy. Laziness may look inviting, but only work gives you true satisfaction.
This is the real secret of life - to be completely engaged with what you are doing in the here and now. And instead of calling it work, realize it is play.
I will prepare and some day my chance will come.