Eighty percent of success is showing up.
The best of artists has no conception that the marble alone does not contain within itself.
To know what people really think, pay regard to what they do, rather than what they say.
Either you run the day or the day runs you.
Success is going from failure to failure without loss of enthusiasm.
Don't wait to be successful at some future point. Have a successful relationship with the present moment and be fully present in whatever you are doing. That is success.
Sell a man a fish, he eats for a day, teach a man how to fish, you ruin a wonderful business opportunity.
Four things for success: work and pray, think and believe.
Without work, all life goes rotten, but when work is soulless, life stifles and dies.
The majority of people who fail to accumulate money sufficient for their needs are, generally, easily influenced by the opinion of others.
Without a humble but reasonable confidence in your own powers you cannot be successful or happy.
There is but one dependable method of accumulating and legally holding riches, and that is by rendering useful service.
Thought, backed by strong desire, has a tendency to transmute itself into its physical equivalent.
When things go wrong don't go with them
If you think your teacher is tough, wait until you get a boss. He doesn't have tenure.
Many people would no more think of entering journalism than the sewage business - which at least does us all some good.
You don't get paid for the hour. You get paid for the value you bring to the hour.
He who thinks little errs much
The world does not pay men for that which they 'know'. It pays them for what they do, or induce others to do.
There is little success where there is little laughter.
Any fact facing us is not as important as our attitude toward it, for that determines our success or failure