Fake it until you make it.
The way to get started is to quit talking and begin doing.
It is hard to fail, but it is worse never to have tried to succeed.
Four things for success: work and pray, think and believe.
It is easier for a tutor to command than to teach.
If you treat people right they will treat you right - ninety percent of the time.
Nothing will work unless you do.
One can have no smaller or greater mastery than mastery of oneself.
Because ideas have to be original only with regard to their adaptation to the problem at hand, I am always extremely interested in how others have used them...
For it is commonly said: accomplished labours are pleasant.
The greatest leader is not necessarily the one who does the greatest things. He is the one that gets the people to do the greatest things.
For the bureaucrat, the world is a mere object to be manipulated by him.
If your business is only to sweep a crossing, remember it is your duty to make that crossing the best swept of the world.
The superior man understands what is right; the inferior man understands what will sell.
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
Make them laugh, make them cry, and back to laughter. What do people go to the theatre for? An emotional exercise. I am a servant of the people. I have never forgotten that.
Ability may get you to the top, but it takes character to keep you there.
The production of too many useful things results in too many useless people.
Formulate and stamp indelibly on your mind a mental picture of yourself as succeeding. Hold this picture tenaciously and never permit it to fade. Your mind will seek to develop this picture!
I never pick up an item without thinking of how I might improve it.
People refuse to take chances in business, because they fear the criticism which may follow if they fail.