The best of artists has no conception that the marble alone does not contain within itself.
The successful leader must plan his work and work his plan.
I believe that anyone can conquer fear by doing the things he fears to do, provided he keeps doing them until he gets a record of successful experiences behind him.
You've got to be very careful if you don't know where you're going, because you might not get there.
Whosoever desires constant success must change his conduct with the times.
Price is what you pay. Value is what you get.
To copy others is necessary, but to copy oneself is pathetic
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.
Success means we go to sleep at night knowing that our talents and ablities were used in a way that served others.
Chop your own wood and it will warm you twice
If A is success in life, then A equals x plus y plus z. Work is x; y is play; and z is keeping your mouth shut.
All achievement, all earned riches, have their beginning in an idea.
The secret of success is constancy to purpose.
If you are not willing to risk the unusual, you will have to settle for the ordinary.
Ability may get you to the top, but it takes character to keep you there.
True progress quietly and persistently moves along without notice.
Obstacles are those frightful things you see when you take your eyes off your goals.
The only 'break' anyone can afford to rely upon is a self-made 'break'.
Those who vote decide nothing. Those who count the vote decide everything.
To invent, you need a good imagination and a pile of junk.
Genius is eternal patience.