I believe in the Bible. I believe that all good things come from God. I don't believe I'd sing the way I do if God hadn't wanted me to.'
It has been my observation that most people get ahead during the time that others waste
You never achieve success unless you like what you are doing.
To copy others is necessary, but to copy oneself is pathetic
Good actions give strength to ourselves and inspire good actions in others.
If you aspire to the highest place, it is no disgrace to stop at the second, or even the third, place.
You don't get paid for the hour. You get paid for the value you bring to the hour.
Advertising is legalized lying.
It is a cursed evil to any man to become as absorbed in any subject as I am in mine
Few things are impossible to diligence and skill. Great works are performed not by strength, but perseverance.
I do not like to repeat successes, I like to go on to other things.
You don't have to be great to start, but you have to start to be great
Success is a lousy teacher. It seduces smart people into thinking they can't lose.
Percentages are why I am rich.
It is amazing how much can be accomplished if no one cares who gets the credit.
No one ever is defeated until defeat has been accepted as a reality.
The best way to destroy an enemy is to make him a friend.
Genius is eternal patience.
Our fatigue is often caused not by work, but by worry, frustration and resentment
Success is liking yourself, liking what you do, and liking how you do it.
When asked, 'How do you write?' I invariably answer, 'one word at a time.'