Listen if you want to be heard
Four things for success: work and pray, think and believe.
The difference between a successful person and others is not a lack of strength, not a lack of knowledge, but rather a lack in will.
Thought, backed by strong desire, has a tendency to transmute itself into its physical equivalent.
You can observe a lot just by watching.
The only 'break' anyone can afford to rely upon is a self-made 'break'.
If you think of yourselves as helpless and ineffectual, it is certain that you will create a despotic government to be your master. The wise despot, therefore, maintains among his subjects a popular sense that they are helpless and ineffectual.
When asked, 'How do you write?' I invariably answer, 'one word at a time.'
Work does not kill a man, it is worry, irregularity and uncertainty that kill.
One of the main weaknesses of mankind is the average man's familiarity with the word 'impossible'.
Don't be afraid to give your best to what seemingly are small jobs. Every time you conquer one it makes you that much stronger. If you do the little jobs well, the big ones will tend to take care of themselves.
Hell, there are no rules here - we're trying to accomplish something.
I don't like that man. I must get to know him better.
Just because something doesn't do what you planned it to do doesn't mean it's useless.
Nothing is particularly hard if you divide it into small jobs
If your business is only to sweep a crossing, remember it is your duty to make that crossing the best swept of the world.
Most people spend more time and energy going around problems than in trying to solve them.
I am thankful to all those who said NO to me. It's because of them I did it myself.
If you aspire to the highest place, it is no disgrace to stop at the second, or even the third, place.
I readily absorb ideas from every source, frequently starting where the last person left off
Many are stubborn in pursuit of the path they have chosen, few in pursuit of the goal.