The best of artists has no conception that the marble alone does not contain within itself.
Riches do not respond to wishes. They respond only to definite plans, backed by definite desires, through constant persistence.
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.
Work does not kill a man, it is worry, irregularity and uncertainty that kill.
Success is having a flair for the thing that you are doing, knowing that is not enough, that you have got to have hard work and a sense of purpose.
Apply yourself both now and in the next life. Without effort, you cannot be prosperous. Though the land be good, You cannot have an abundant crop without cultivation.
To know what people really think, pay regard to what they do, rather than what they say.
Our fatigue is often caused not by work, but by worry, frustration and resentment
If you go to work on your goals, your goals will go to work on you. If you go to work on your plan, your plan will go to work on you. Whatever good things we build end up building us.
All achievement, all earned riches, have their beginning in an idea.
You can observe a lot just by watching.
And that is the reason why this victory is great, because different players have made contributions to the win.
The more you are in this business, the more humbled by it you become.
Talent hits a target no one else can hit; Genius hits a target no one else can see.
The way to get started is to quit talking and begin doing.
Great companies are built on great products.
God sells us all things at the price of labor.
The only 'break' anyone can afford to rely upon is a self-made 'break'.
A man paints with his brains and not with his hands.
Many are stubborn in pursuit of the path they have chosen, few in pursuit of the goal.
Never make excuses. Your friends don't need them and your foes won't believe them.