If you are not willing to risk the unusual, you will have to settle for the ordinary.
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.
There are only 3 colors, 10 digits, and 7 notes; its what we do with them that's important.
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.
When you know what you want, and want it bad enough, you will find a way to get it.
You don't get paid for the hour. You get paid for the value you bring to the hour.
If you don't design your own life plan, chances are you'll fall into someone else's plan. And guess what they have planned for you? Not much.
Without a sense of urgency, desire loses its value.
Character isn't something you were born with and can't change, like your fingerprints. It's something you weren't born with and must take responsibility for forming.
Don't wish it were easier, wish you were better.
It is the set of the sails, not the direction of the wind that determines which way we will go.
Work harder on yourself than you do on your job.
Success is neither magical nor mysterious. Success is the natural consequence of consistently applying the basic fundamentals.
Success is not to be pursued; it is to be attracted by the person you become
You must take personal responsibility. You cannot change the circumstances, the seasons, or the wind, but you can change yourself. That is something you have charge of.
Success is doing ordinary things extraordinarily well.
You cannot change your destination overnight, but you can change your direction overnight
Happiness is not something you postpone for the future; it is something you design for the present.
Failure is not a single, cataclysmic event. You don't fail overnight. Instead, failure is a few errors in judgement, repeated every day.
Success is steady progress toward one's personal goals
Motivation is what gets you started. Habit is what keeps you going.