By failing to prepare, you are preparing to fail.
You can only become truly accomplished at something you love. Dont make money your goal. Instead pursue the things you love doing and then do them so well that people cant take their eyes off of you.
What I cannot create, I do not understand.
The world does not pay men for that which they 'know'. It pays them for what they do, or induce others to do.
You don't get paid for the hour. You get paid for the value you bring to the hour.
The production of too many useful things results in too many useless people.
I do not like to repeat successes, I like to go on to other things.
I do know that when I am 60, I should be attempting to achieve different personal goals than those which had priority at age 20.
If you treat people right they will treat you right - ninety percent of the time.
Make them laugh, make them cry, and back to laughter. What do people go to the theatre for? An emotional exercise. I am a servant of the people. I have never forgotten that.
I never did a day's work in my life. It was all fun.
Purity, patience, and perseverance are the three essentials to success and, above all, love.
But Marge, what if we chose the wrong religion? Each week we just make God madder and madder.
Success is going from failure to failure without loss of enthusiasm.
Success in life depends on action, that is, on what you do, and not what you Feel or think, and the price of success is hard work.
Tell the audience what you're going to say, say it; then tell them what you've said.
Opportunity is missed by most people because it is dressed in overalls and looks like work.
The man who is swimming against the stream knows the strength of it.
Thinking is the hardest work there is, which is probably the reason so few engage in it.
Most people spend more time and energy going around problems than in trying to solve them.
I believe that anyone can conquer fear by doing the things he fears to do, provided he keeps doing them until he gets a record of successful experiences behind him.