Genius is eternal patience.
To know what people really think, pay regard to what they do, rather than what they say.
No man can taste the fruits of autumn while he is delighting his scent with the flowers of spring.
It is amazing how much can be accomplished if no one cares who gets the credit.
Action is the foundational key to all success.
You've got to be very careful if you don't know where you're going, because you might not get there.
Purity, patience, and perseverance are the three essentials to success and, above all, love.
There is nothing more difficult to carry out, nor more doubtful of success, nor more dangerous to handle, that to institute a new order of things
Let others lead small lives, but not you. Let others argue over small things, but not you. Let others cry over small hurts, but not you. Let others leave their future in someone else's hands, but not you.
Vision without execution is just hallucination.
Develop success from failures. Discouragement and failure are two of the surest stepping stones to success.
Rich people have small TVs and big libraries, and poor people have small libraries and big TVs.
Thinking is the hardest work there is, which is probably the reason so few engage in it.
Be quick, but don't hurry.
I have not failed. I've just found 10,000 ways that won't work.
Success is steady progress toward one's personal goals
Talent is cheaper than table salt. What separates the talented individual from the successful one is a lot of hard work.
Whenever you are asked if you can do a job, tell 'em, 'Certainly I can!' Then get busy and find out how to do it.
Be interesting, be enthusiastic... and don't talk too much.
Few things are impossible to diligence and skill. Great works are performed not by strength, but perseverance.
No man ever achieved worthwhile success who did not, at one time or other, find himself with at least one foot hanging well over the brink of failure.