Just because something doesn't do what you planned it to do doesn't mean it's useless.
I don't want to achieve immortality through my work... I want to achieve it through not dying.
Riches do not respond to wishes. They respond only to definite plans, backed by definite desires, through constant persistence.
Success in life depends on action, that is, on what you do, and not what you Feel or think, and the price of success is hard work.
Ability may get you to the top, but it takes character to keep you there.
Our fatigue is often caused not by work, but by worry, frustration and resentment
Success is doing ordinary things extraordinarily well.
Without work, all life goes rotten, but when work is soulless, life stifles and dies.
For a man to conquer himself is the first and noblest of all victories.
If you wish success in life, make perseverance your bosom friend, experience your wise counselor, caution your elder brother and hope your guardian genius.
You don't get paid for the hour. You get paid for the value you bring to the hour.
Success comes to those who become success conscious. Failure comes to those who indifferently allow themselves to become failure conscious.
Only put off until tomorrow what you are willing to die having left undone
I do not like to repeat successes, I like to go on to other things.
Success means we go to sleep at night knowing that our talents and ablities were used in a way that served others.
A man paints with his brains and not with his hands.
There are many ways of going forward, but only one way of standing still.
I've always found the second book in a series is the hardest to write.
It is no use saying 'we are doing our best.' You have got to succeed in doing what is necessary.
No one ever is defeated until defeat has been accepted as a reality.
You may have to fight a battle more than once to win it.