Success is most often achieved by those who don't know that failure is inevitable.
Try not to become a man of success but rather to become a man of value.
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....
If you are not willing to risk the unusual, you will have to settle for the ordinary.
Personally, I enjoy working about 18 hours a day. Besides the short catnaps I take each day, I average about four to five hours of sleep per night.
Those who vote decide nothing. Those who count the vote decide everything.
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...
The best way to destroy an enemy is to make him a friend.
It's a terrible thing to look over your shoulder when you are trying to lead - and find no one there
No man needs sympathy because he has to work, because he has a burden to carry. Far and away the best prize that life offers is the chance to work hard at work worth doing.
One can have no smaller or greater mastery than mastery of oneself.
You don't have to be great to start, but you have to start to be great
Without a sense of urgency, desire loses its value.
Success is doing ordinary things extraordinarily well.
Riches do not respond to wishes. They respond only to definite plans, backed by definite desires, through constant persistence.
If we all did the things we are really capable of doing, we would literally astound ourselves
If you treat people right they will treat you right - ninety percent of the time.
Success is neither magical nor mysterious. Success is the natural consequence of consistently applying the basic fundamentals.
Deadlines just aren't real to me until I'm staring one in the face.
It is a cursed evil to any man to become as absorbed in any subject as I am in mine
Lisa, if you don't like your job you don't strike. You just go in every day and do it really half-assed. That's the American way.