I readily absorb ideas from every source, frequently starting where the last person left off
If you think of yourselves as helpless and ineffectual, it is certain that you will create a despotic government to be your master. The wise despot, therefore, maintains among his subjects a popular sense that they are helpless and ineffectual.
Results! Why, man, I have gotten a lot of results. I know several thousand things that won't work.
Anticipate the difficult by managing the easy
You never achieve success unless you like what you are doing.
Your most unhappy customers are your greatest source of learning.
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.
The whole secret of a successful life is to find out what is one's destiny to do, and then do it.
One must be sane to think clearly, but one can think deeply and be quite insane.
The man who is swimming against the stream knows the strength of it.
Any fact facing us is not as important as our attitude toward it, for that determines our success or failure
We are trying to prove ourselves wrong as quickly as possible, because only in that way can we find progress.
I do know that when I am 60, I should be attempting to achieve different personal goals than those which had priority at age 20.
Success in life depends on action, that is, on what you do, and not what you Feel or think, and the price of success is hard work.
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.
The best of artists has no conception that the marble alone does not contain within itself.
Advertising is legalized lying.
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.
I'm a slow walker, but I never walk back.
When asked, 'How do you write?' I invariably answer, 'one word at a time.'
I've always found the second book in a series is the hardest to write.