Any fact facing us is not as important as our attitude toward it, for that determines our success or failure
Tell the audience what you're going to say, say it; then tell them what you've said.
If you're bored with life, if you don't get up every morning with a burning desire to do things, you don't have enough goals.
Discipline is the bridge between goals and accomplishment.
It is your decisions, and not your conditions, that determine your destiny.
What one has to do usually can be done.
In every job that must be done, there is an element of fun. You find the fun and - SNAP - the job's a game!
One of the greatest discoveries a person makes, one of their great surprises, is to find they can do what they were afraid they couldn't do.
There is little success where there is little laughter.
Don't be afraid to give your best to what seemingly are small jobs. Every time you conquer one it makes you that much stronger. If you do the little jobs well, the big ones will tend to take care of themselves.
If you do not change direction, you may end up where you are heading.
Choose a job you love and you will never have to work a day of your life.
I do know that when I am 60, I should be attempting to achieve different personal goals than those which had priority at age 20.
Please all, and you will please none.
Why, look at me. I've worked my way up from nothing to a state of extreme poverty.
In the business world, the rearview mirror is always clearer than the windshield.
There are many ways of going forward, but only one way of standing still.
It's a terrible thing to look over your shoulder when you are trying to lead - and find no one there
It has been my observation that most people get ahead during the time that others waste
If I have ever made any valuable discoveries, it has been due more to patient attention, than to any other talent.
I believe in the Bible. I believe that all good things come from God. I don't believe I'd sing the way I do if God hadn't wanted me to.'