The whole secret of a successful life is to find out what is one's destiny to do, and then do it.
Anticipate the difficult by managing the easy
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.
A lot of companies have chosen to downsize, and maybe that was the right thing for them. We chose a different path. Our belief was that if we kept putting great products in front of customers, they would continue to open their wallets.
There is one weakness in people for which there is no remedy. It is the universal weakness of lack of ambition.
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.
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.
Old Professors never die, they just lose their faculties.
Any fact facing us is not as important as our attitude toward it, for that determines our success or failure
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.
To solve any problem, here are three questions to ask yourself: First, what could I do? Second, what could I read? And third, who could I ask?
There is nothing impossible to him who will try.
It is amazing how much can be accomplished if no one cares who gets the credit.
Once you start a working on something, don't be afraid of failure and don't abandon it. People who work sincerely are the happiest.
True progress quietly and persistently moves along without notice.
If you wish success in life, make perseverance your bosom friend, experience your wise counselor, caution your elder brother and hope your guardian genius.
Success is doing ordinary things extraordinarily well.
Itís not about what it is, itís about what it can become.
If you are not willing to risk the unusual, you will have to settle for the ordinary.
Only you can control your future.