The best way to destroy an enemy is to make him a friend.
By failing to prepare, you are preparing to fail.
In the business world, the rearview mirror is always clearer than the windshield.
When you play, play hard; when you work, don't play at all.
Only you can control your future.
I'm a slow walker, but I never walk back.
Few things are impossible to diligence and skill. Great works are performed not by strength, but perseverance.
If you are five minutes early, you are already ten minutes late.
We don't know a millionth of one percent about anything.
Thinking is the hardest work there is, which is probably the reason so few engage in it.
Speak softly and carry a big stick; you will go far.
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.'
I fear not the man who has practiced 10,000 kicks once, but I fear the man who had practiced one kick 10,000 times.
It is no use saying 'we are doing our best.' You have got to succeed in doing what is necessary.
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!
Success comes to those who become success conscious. Failure comes to those who indifferently allow themselves to become failure conscious.
Don't ever promise more than you can deliver, but always deliver more than you promise.
If you wish success in life, make perseverance your bosom friend, experience your wise counselor, caution your elder brother and hope your guardian genius.
Let others lead small lives, but not you. Let others argue over small things, but not you. Let others cry over small hurts, but not you. Let others leave their future in someone else's hands, but not you.
If you aim at nothing, you will hit it every time.
Be interesting, be enthusiastic... and don't talk too much.