I don't believe people die from hard work. They die from stress and worry and fear -- the negative emotions. Those are the killers, not hard work. The fact is, in our society today, most people don't understand what hard work is all about.
Without work, all life goes rotten, but when work is soulless, life stifles and dies.
This is the real secret of life - to be completely engaged with what you are doing in the here and now. And instead of calling it work, realize it is play.
Once you start a working on something, don't be afraid of failure and don't abandon it. People who work sincerely are the happiest.
Formulate and stamp indelibly on your mind a mental picture of yourself as succeeding. Hold this picture tenaciously and never permit it to fade. Your mind will seek to develop this picture!
I'm not the smartest fellow in the world, but I can sure pick smart colleagues.
The best of artists has no conception that the marble alone does not contain within itself.
The major reason for setting a goal is for what it makes of you to accomplish it. What it makes of you will always be the far greater value than what you get.
With any part you play, there is a certain amount of yourself in it. There has to be, otherwise it's just not acting. It's lying.
It is your decisions, and not your conditions, that determine your destiny.
Talent is cheaper than table salt. What separates the talented individual from the successful one is a lot of hard work.
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.
What one has to do usually can be done.
Nothing is particularly hard if you divide it into small jobs
If everyone is moving forward together, then success takes care of itself.
Few things are impossible to diligence and skill. Great works are performed not by strength, but perseverance.
Hell, there are no rules here - we're trying to accomplish something.
Workers of the world unite; you have nothing to lose but your chains.
Listen if you want to be heard
A holding company is the people you give your money to while you're being searched.
Talent hits a target no one else can hit; Genius hits a target no one else can see.