Work does not kill a man, it is worry, irregularity and uncertainty that kill.
Success is having a flair for the thing that you are doing, knowing that is not enough, that you have got to have hard work and a sense of purpose.
Whosoever desires constant success must change his conduct with the times.
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.
No man ever achieved worthwhile success who did not, at one time or other, find himself with at least one foot hanging well over the brink of failure.
Because ideas have to be original only with regard to their adaptation to the problem at hand, I am always extremely interested in how others have used them...
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.
Any fact facing us is not as important as our attitude toward it, for that determines our success or failure
The only 'break' anyone can afford to rely upon is a self-made 'break'.
If it's me against 48, I feel sorry for the 48.
The majority of people who fail to accumulate money sufficient for their needs are, generally, easily influenced by the opinion of others.
The way to get started is to quit talking and begin doing.
There is but one dependable method of accumulating and legally holding riches, and that is by rendering useful service.
It's a terrible thing to look over your shoulder when you are trying to lead - and find no one there
Many people would no more think of entering journalism than the sewage business - which at least does us all some good.
It is a cursed evil to any man to become as absorbed in any subject as I am in mine
Boredom is one of the most blissful feelings.
Lisa, if you don't like your job you don't strike. You just go in every day and do it really half-assed. That's the American way.
There is little success where there is little laughter.
Purity, patience, and perseverance are the three essentials to success and, above all, love.
In the business world, the rearview mirror is always clearer than the windshield.