Without work, all life goes rotten, but when work is soulless, life stifles and dies.
Take time to deliberate, but when the time for action comes, stop thinking and go in.
When asked, 'How do you write?' I invariably answer, 'one word at a time.'
Success in life depends on action, that is, on what you do, and not what you Feel or think, and the price of success is hard work.
There is but one dependable method of accumulating and legally holding riches, and that is by rendering useful service.
Rich people have small TVs and big libraries, and poor people have small libraries and big TVs.
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.
Real success can only come if there is a change in our societies and in our economics and in our politics.
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.
Advertising is legalized lying.
When inspiration does not come to me, I go halfway to meet it.
Work does not kill a man, it is worry, irregularity and uncertainty that kill.
Great companies are built on great products.
You don't get paid for the hour. You get paid for the value you bring to the hour.
To solve any problem, here are three questions to ask yourself: First, what could I do? Second, what could I read? And third, who could I ask?
Deadlines just aren't real to me until I'm staring one in the face.
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.
Success is not the key to happiness. Happiness is the key to success. If you love what you are doing, you will be successful.
There is one weakness in people for which there is no remedy. It is the universal weakness of lack of ambition.
For a man to conquer himself is the first and noblest of all victories.
You reach a point where you don't work for money.