If you aspire to the highest place, it is no disgrace to stop at the second, or even the third, place.
Discipline is the bridge between goals and accomplishment.
To know what people really think, pay regard to what they do, rather than what they say.
When you know what you want, and want it bad enough, you will find a way to get it.
The greatest leader is not necessarily the one who does the greatest things. He is the one that gets the people to do the greatest things.
Change yourself and your work will seem different.
Success is most often achieved by those who don't know that failure is inevitable.
If you try to be anyone but yourself, you will fail; if you are not true to your own heart, you will fail. Then again, there's no success like failure
No man needs sympathy because he has to work, because he has a burden to carry. Far and away the best prize that life offers is the chance to work hard at work worth doing.
Take time to deliberate, but when the time for action comes, stop thinking and go in.
The difference between a successful person and others is not a lack of strength, not a lack of knowledge, but rather a lack in will.
Chop your own wood and it will warm you twice
Listen if you want to be heard
Find out what you really love to do, and then find a way to make a good living doing it.
I am thankful to all those who said NO to me. It's because of them I did it myself.
Nothing will work unless you do.
Because ideas have to be original only with regard to their adaptation to the problem at hand, I am always extremely interested in how others have used them...
For the bureaucrat, the world is a mere object to be manipulated by him.
No tears in the writer, no tears in the reader. No surprise in the writer, no surprise in the reader.
If everyone is moving forward together, then success takes care of itself.
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!