Never make excuses. Your friends don't need them and your foes won't believe them.
The successful leader must be willing to assume responsibility for the mistakes and the shortcomings of his followers.
For a man to conquer himself is the first and noblest of all victories.
No man ever achieved worthwhile success who did not, at one time or other, find himself with at least one foot hanging well over the brink of failure.
Few things are impossible to diligence and skill. Great works are performed not by strength, but perseverance.
If I have ever made any valuable discoveries, it has been due more to patient attention, than to any other talent.
Of all the things I've done, the most vital is coordinating those who work with me and aiming their efforts at a certain goal
It is better to serve like steel than rust and wither away like iron.
No business which depends for existence on paying less than living wages to its workers has any right to continue in this country
Lisa, if you don't like your job you don't strike. You just go in every day and do it really half-assed. That's the American way.
Those who vote decide nothing. Those who count the vote decide everything.
Dictionary is the only place that success comes before work. Hard work is the price we must pay for success. I think you can accomplish anything if you're willing to pay the price.
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.
'To Start Press Any Key'. Where's the ANY key?
Choose a job you love and you will never have to work a day of your life.
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.
One of the main weaknesses of mankind is the average man's familiarity with the word 'impossible'.
I am thankful to all those who said NO to me. It's because of them I did it myself.
I never did a day's work in my life. It was all fun.
Chop your own wood and it will warm you twice
If everyone is moving forward together, then success takes care of itself.