Speak softly and carry a big stick; you will go far.
If you're bored with life, if you don't get up every morning with a burning desire to do things, you don't have enough goals.
If you go to work on your goals, your goals will go to work on you. If you go to work on your plan, your plan will go to work on you. Whatever good things we build end up building us.
The man who is swimming against the stream knows the strength of it.
But Marge, what if we chose the wrong religion? Each week we just make God madder and madder.
The majority of people who fail to accumulate money sufficient for their needs are, generally, easily influenced by the opinion of others.
Action is the foundational key to all success.
If you try to be anyone but yourself, you will fail; if you are not true to your own heart, you will fail. Then again, there's no success like failure
If you can't make it good, at least make it look good.
If you think of yourselves as helpless and ineffectual, it is certain that you will create a despotic government to be your master. The wise despot, therefore, maintains among his subjects a popular sense that they are helpless and ineffectual.
Success is a lousy teacher. It seduces smart people into thinking they can't lose.
I'm a slow walker, but I never walk back.
In the business world, the rearview mirror is always clearer than the windshield.
When things go wrong don't go with them
I don't want to achieve immortality through my work... I want to achieve it through not dying.
Four things for success: work and pray, think and believe.
Success is having a flair for the thing that you are doing, knowing that is not enough, that you have got to have hard work and a sense of purpose.
You may have to fight a battle more than once to win it.
Tell the audience what you're going to say, say it; then tell them what you've said.
If it's me against 48, I feel sorry for the 48.
There is but one dependable method of accumulating and legally holding riches, and that is by rendering useful service.