Those who vote decide nothing. Those who count the vote decide everything.
A person who never made a mistake never tried anything new.
I don't want to achieve immortality through my work... I want to achieve it through not dying.
It is amazing how much can be accomplished if no one cares who gets the credit.
With any part you play, there is a certain amount of yourself in it. There has to be, otherwise it's just not acting. It's lying.
A good idea is never lost. Even though its originator or possessor may die without publicizing it, it will someday be reborn in the mind of another....
If you aspire to the highest place, it is no disgrace to stop at the second, or even the third, place.
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.
Only put off until tomorrow what you are willing to die having left undone
Nothing will work unless you do.
Either you run the day or the day runs you.
Riches do not respond to wishes. They respond only to definite plans, backed by definite desires, through constant persistence.
Work and worship are necessary to take away the veil, to lift off the bondage and illusion.
For it is commonly said: accomplished labours are pleasant.
Purity, patience, and perseverance are the three essentials to success and, above all, love.
The way to get started is to quit talking and begin doing.
Obstacles are those frightful things you see when you take your eyes off your goals.
I never did a day's work in my life. It was all fun.
We struggle with the complexities and avoid the simplicities.
No one ever is defeated until defeat has been accepted as a reality.
Don't ever promise more than you can deliver, but always deliver more than you promise.