Riches do not respond to wishes. They respond only to definite plans, backed by definite desires, through constant persistence.
Boredom is one of the most blissful feelings.
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
Chop your own wood and it will warm you twice
Earning happiness means doing good and working, not speculating and being lazy. Laziness may look inviting, but only work gives you true satisfaction.
You can only become truly accomplished at something you love. Dont make money your goal. Instead pursue the things you love doing and then do them so well that people cant take their eyes off of you.
Rich people have small TVs and big libraries, and poor people have small libraries and big TVs.
To be clever enough to get all that money, one must be stupid enough to want it.
Action is the foundational key to all success.
By failing to prepare, you are preparing to fail.
A person who never made a mistake never tried anything new.
I'm a greater believer in luck, and I find the harder I work the more I have of it
If youre in the luckiest one per cent of humanity, you owe it to the rest of humanity to think about the other 99 per cent.
Listen if you want to be heard
If everyone is moving forward together, then success takes care of itself.
A creative man is motivated by the desire to achieve, not by the desire to beat others.
It is your decisions, and not your conditions, that determine your destiny.
I have far more respect for the person with a single idea who gets there than for the person with a thousand ideas who does nothing
I readily absorb ideas from every source, frequently starting where the last person left off
If you are the master be sometimes blind, if you are the servant be sometimes deaf.
Success is doing ordinary things extraordinarily well.