It has been my observation that most people get ahead during the time that others waste
To invent, you need a good imagination and a pile of junk.
Discipline is the bridge between goals and accomplishment.
True progress quietly and persistently moves along without notice.
Talent is cheaper than table salt. What separates the talented individual from the successful one is a lot of hard work.
If youre in the luckiest one per cent of humanity, you owe it to the rest of humanity to think about the other 99 per cent.
It is your decisions, and not your conditions, that determine your destiny.
And that is the reason why this victory is great, because different players have made contributions to the win.
Talent hits a target no one else can hit; Genius hits a target no one else can see.
Get around people who have something of value to share with you. Their impact will continue to have a significant effect on your life long they have departed.
The way to get started is to quit talking and begin doing.
Nothing is particularly hard if you divide it into small jobs
Success is not to be pursued; it is to be attracted by the person you become
When asked, 'How do you write?' I invariably answer, 'one word at a time.'
You reach a point where you don't work for money.
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.
Please all, and you will please none.
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.
Success comes to those who become success conscious. Failure comes to those who indifferently allow themselves to become failure conscious.
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.
If your business is only to sweep a crossing, remember it is your duty to make that crossing the best swept of the world.