Well done is better than well said.
The man who is swimming against the stream knows the strength of it.
I will prepare and some day my chance will come.
Success is the doing, not the getting; in the trying, not the triumph. Success is a personal standard, reaching for the highest that is in us, becoming all that we can be. If we do our best, we are a success.
For it is commonly said: accomplished labours are pleasant.
A creative man is motivated by the desire to achieve, not by the desire to beat others.
I'm a slow walker, but I never walk back.
We are trying to prove ourselves wrong as quickly as possible, because only in that way can we find progress.
Why, look at me. I've worked my way up from nothing to a state of extreme poverty.
The greatest leader is not necessarily the one who does the greatest things. He is the one that gets the people to do the greatest things.
The best of artists has no conception that the marble alone does not contain within itself.
But Marge, what if we chose the wrong religion? Each week we just make God madder and madder.
Success is doing ordinary things extraordinarily well.
By failing to prepare, you are preparing to fail.
Success is most often achieved by those who don't know that failure is inevitable.
Your most unhappy customers are your greatest source of learning.
Ability may get you to the top, but it takes character to keep you there.
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.
Talent is cheaper than table salt. What separates the talented individual from the successful one is a lot of hard work.
Fake it until you make it.
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.