It is a cursed evil to any man to become as absorbed in any subject as I am in mine
'To Start Press Any Key'. Where's the ANY key?
The leader of genius must have the ability to make different opponents appear as if they belonged to one category.
Purity, patience, and perseverance are the three essentials to success and, above all, love.
You can only become truly accomplished at something you love. Dont make money your goal. Instead pursue the things you love doing and then do them so well that people cant take their eyes off of you.
With any part you play, there is a certain amount of yourself in it. There has to be, otherwise it's just not acting. It's lying.
Never make excuses. Your friends don't need them and your foes won't believe them.
Success is the doing, not the getting; in the trying, not the triumph. Success is a personal standard, reaching for the highest that is in us, becoming all that we can be. If we do our best, we are a success.
I hope that I may always desire more than I can accomplish.
If you're trying to create a company, it's like baking a cake. You have to have all the ingredients in the right proportion.
You can observe a lot just by watching.
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!
Don't wait to be successful at some future point. Have a successful relationship with the present moment and be fully present in whatever you are doing. That is success.
I am thankful to all those who said NO to me. It's because of them I did it myself.
Success is neither magical nor mysterious. Success is the natural consequence of consistently applying the basic fundamentals.
Either you run the day or the day runs you.
The man who is swimming against the stream knows the strength of it.
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.
Four things for success: work and pray, think and believe.
Without a humble but reasonable confidence in your own powers you cannot be successful or happy.
One can have no smaller or greater mastery than mastery of oneself.