Success is the doing, not the getting; in the trying, not the triumph. Success is a personal standard, reaching for the highest that is in us, becoming all that we can be. If we do our best, we are a success.
A good idea is never lost. Even though its originator or possessor may die without publicizing it, it will someday be reborn in the mind of another....
If your business is only to sweep a crossing, remember it is your duty to make that crossing the best swept of the world.
Get around people who have something of value to share with you. Their impact will continue to have a significant effect on your life long they have departed.
The leader of genius must have the ability to make different opponents appear as if they belonged to one category.
Boredom is one of the most blissful feelings.
Purity, patience, and perseverance are the three essentials to success and, above all, love.
Kill my boss? Do I dare live out the American dream?
A person who never made a mistake never tried anything new.
There is nothing impossible to him who will try.
Listen if you want to be heard
Thought, backed by strong desire, has a tendency to transmute itself into its physical equivalent.
Personally, I enjoy working about 18 hours a day. Besides the short catnaps I take each day, I average about four to five hours of sleep per night.
You can't make souffle rise twice.
There is but one dependable method of accumulating and legally holding riches, and that is by rendering useful service.
Without a sense of urgency, desire loses its value.
When you play, play hard; when you work, don't play at all.
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.
Anticipate the difficult by managing the easy
Coming together is the beginning. Keeping together is progress. Working together is success.
The whole secret of a successful life is to find out what is one's destiny to do, and then do it.