Real success can only come if there is a change in our societies and in our economics and in our politics.
To invent, you need a good imagination and a pile of junk.
The destination of the seekerů depends on the road he takes.
The world does not pay men for that which they 'know'. It pays them for what they do, or induce others to do.
Without a humble but reasonable confidence in your own powers you cannot be successful or happy.
Leadership and learning are indispensable to each other.
Let others lead small lives, but not you. Let others argue over small things, but not you. Let others cry over small hurts, but not you. Let others leave their future in someone else's hands, but not you.
Make them laugh, make them cry, and back to laughter. What do people go to the theatre for? An emotional exercise. I am a servant of the people. I have never forgotten that.
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
Don't gamble; take all your savings and buy some good stock and hold it till it goes up, then sell it. If it don't go up, don't buy it.
For a man to conquer himself is the first and noblest of all victories.
You can't make souffle rise twice.
It is amazing how much can be accomplished if no one cares who gets the credit.
Anticipate the difficult by managing the easy
But Marge, what if we chose the wrong religion? Each week we just make God madder and madder.
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.'
The secret of success is constancy to purpose.
Riches do not respond to wishes. They respond only to definite plans, backed by definite desires, through constant persistence.
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.
Don't ever promise more than you can deliver, but always deliver more than you promise.
We are trying to prove ourselves wrong as quickly as possible, because only in that way can we find progress.