I will prepare and some day my chance will come.
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.
All my life I've had one dream, to achieve my many goals.
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?
I don't want to achieve immortality through my work... I want to achieve it through not dying.
Don't be afraid to give your best to what seemingly are small jobs. Every time you conquer one it makes you that much stronger. If you do the little jobs well, the big ones will tend to take care of themselves.
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.
For a man to conquer himself is the first and noblest of all victories.
The day science begins to study non-physical phenomena, it will make more progress in one decade than in all the previous centuries of its existence.
We don't know a millionth of one percent about anything.
If you wish success in life, make perseverance your bosom friend, experience your wise counselor, caution your elder brother and hope your guardian genius.
'To Start Press Any Key'. Where's the ANY key?
Be a yardstick of quality. Some people aren't used to an environment where excellence is expected.
Any fact facing us is not as important as our attitude toward it, for that determines our success or failure
There is little success where there is little laughter.
Choose a job you love and you will never have to work a day of your life.
All achievement, all earned riches, have their beginning in an idea.
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.
I believe in the Bible. I believe that all good things come from God. I don't believe I'd sing the way I do if God hadn't wanted me to.'
When asked, 'How do you write?' I invariably answer, 'one word at a time.'
I'm a greater believer in luck, and I find the harder I work the more I have of it