Every action has its pleasures and its price.
Action is the foundational key to all success.
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.
We don't know a millionth of one percent about anything.
Inspiration exists, but it has to find you working.
Your most unhappy customers are your greatest source of learning.
Our greatest glory is not in never failing, but in rising up every time we fail.
If I have ever made any valuable discoveries, it has been due more to patient attention, than to any other talent.
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'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.
If you are the master be sometimes blind, if you are the servant be sometimes deaf.
You gain strength, courage and confidence by every experience in which you really stop to look fear in the face.... You must do the thing you think you cannot do.
If it's me against 48, I feel sorry for the 48.
Make them laugh, make them cry, and back to laughter. What do people go to the theatre for? An emotional exercise. I am a servant of the people. I have never forgotten that.
The major reason for setting a goal is for what it makes of you to accomplish it. What it makes of you will always be the far greater value than what you get.
Talent hits a target no one else can hit; Genius hits a target no one else can see.
Don't gamble; take all your savings and buy some good stock and hold it till it goes up, then sell it. If it don't go up, don't buy it.
Fake it until you make it.
The leader of genius must have the ability to make different opponents appear as if they belonged to one category.
A good objective of leadership is to help those who are doing poorly to do well and to help those who are doing well to do even better.
Vision without execution is just hallucination.