No man can taste the fruits of autumn while he is delighting his scent with the flowers of spring.
It had long since come to my attention that people of accomplishment rarely sat back and let things happen to them. They went out and happened to things.
Success means we go to sleep at night knowing that our talents and ablities were used in a way that served others.
A great secret of success is to go through life as a man who never gets used up.
Success is most often achieved by those who don't know that failure is inevitable.
The role of the artist is to ask questions, not answer them.
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.
By failing to prepare, you are preparing to fail.
The best way to destroy an enemy is to make him a friend.
But Marge, what if we chose the wrong religion? Each week we just make God madder and madder.
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.
I don't like that man. I must get to know him better.
When inspiration does not come to me, I go halfway to meet it.
It has been my observation that most people get ahead during the time that others waste
It is the set of the sails, not the direction of the wind that determines which way we will go.
There is nothing impossible to him who will try.
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.
Success comes to those who become success conscious. Failure comes to those who indifferently allow themselves to become failure conscious.
Practice does not make perfect. Perfect practice makes perfect.
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.
Dictionary is the only place that success comes before work. Hard work is the price we must pay for success. I think you can accomplish anything if you're willing to pay the price.