You must take personal responsibility. You cannot change the circumstances, the seasons, or the wind, but you can change yourself. That is something you have charge of.
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.
We struggle with the complexities and avoid the simplicities.
Of all the things I've done, the most vital is coordinating those who work with me and aiming their efforts at a certain goal
Nothing is particularly hard if you divide it into small jobs
Success comes to those who become success conscious. Failure comes to those who indifferently allow themselves to become failure conscious.
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.
The day science begins to study non-physical phenomena, it will make more progress in one decade than in all the previous centuries of its existence.
Work does not kill a man, it is worry, irregularity and uncertainty that kill.
Few things are impossible to diligence and skill. Great works are performed not by strength, but perseverance.
Your most unhappy customers are your greatest source of learning.
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?
Listen if you want to be heard
A great secret of success is to go through life as a man who never gets used up.
If you aim at nothing, you will hit it every time.
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.
A man paints with his brains and not with his hands.
We are trying to prove ourselves wrong as quickly as possible, because only in that way can we find progress.
If you are not willing to risk the unusual, you will have to settle for the ordinary.
I readily absorb ideas from every source, frequently starting where the last person left off
You've got to be very careful if you don't know where you're going, because you might not get there.