Don't spend time beating on a wall, hoping to transform it into a door.
I don't want to achieve immortality through my work... I want to achieve it through not dying.
Success is not to be pursued; it is to be attracted by the person you become
To invent, you need a good imagination and a pile of junk.
Personally, I enjoy working about 18 hours a day. Besides the short catnaps I take each day, I average about four to five hours of sleep per night.
A good idea is never lost. Even though its originator or possessor may die without publicizing it, it will someday be reborn in the mind of another....
If we all did the things we are really capable of doing, we would literally astound ourselves
There is but one dependable method of accumulating and legally holding riches, and that is by rendering useful service.
If you are the master be sometimes blind, if you are the servant be sometimes deaf.
Purity, patience, and perseverance are the three essentials to success and, above all, love.
Success is most often achieved by those who don't know that failure is inevitable.
Sell a man a fish, he eats for a day, teach a man how to fish, you ruin a wonderful business opportunity.
You gain strength, courage and confidence by every experience in which you really stop to look fear in the face.... You must do the thing you think you cannot do.
I have far more respect for the person with a single idea who gets there than for the person with a thousand ideas who does nothing
Success comes to those who become success conscious. Failure comes to those who indifferently allow themselves to become failure conscious.
I am thankful to all those who said NO to me. It's because of them I did it myself.
Try not to become a man of success but rather to become a man of value.
Never make excuses. Your friends don't need them and your foes won't believe them.
Get around people who have something of value to share with you. Their impact will continue to have a significant effect on your life long they have departed.
There is little success where there is little laughter.
If you don't have time to do it right, when will you have the time to do it over?