Without work, all life goes rotten, but when work is soulless, life stifles and dies.
The world does not pay men for that which they 'know'. It pays them for what they do, or induce others to do.
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.
Itís not about what it is, itís about what it can become.
Never make excuses. Your friends don't need them and your foes won't believe them.
Inspiration exists, but it has to find you working.
A person who never made a mistake never tried anything new.
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....
Just because something doesn't do what you planned it to do doesn't mean it's useless.
The man who is swimming against the stream knows the strength of it.
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.
When asked, 'How do you write?' I invariably answer, 'one word at a time.'
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.
Change yourself and your work will seem different.
Four things for success: work and pray, think and believe.
Don't wait to be successful at some future point. Have a successful relationship with the present moment and be fully present in whatever you are doing. That is success.
I've always thought anyone can make money. Making a life worth living, that's the real test.
If you are five minutes early, you are already ten minutes late.
The secret of success is constancy to purpose.
I hope that I may always desire more than I can accomplish.
There is nothing impossible to him who will try.