The secret of success is constancy to purpose.
Take time to deliberate, but when the time for action comes, stop thinking and go in.
The greatest leader is not necessarily the one who does the greatest things. He is the one that gets the people to do the greatest things.
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.
Speak softly and carry a big stick; you will go far.
Earning happiness means doing good and working, not speculating and being lazy. Laziness may look inviting, but only work gives you true satisfaction.
As you start to walk out on the way, the way appears.
The best way to destroy an enemy is to make him a friend.
Make them laugh, make them cry, and back to laughter. What do people go to the theatre for? An emotional exercise. I am a servant of the people. I have never forgotten that.
Change yourself and your work will seem different.
Be quick, but don't hurry.
Success is liking yourself, liking what you do, and liking how you do it.
I never did a day's work in my life. It was all fun.
What I cannot create, I do not understand.
No man can taste the fruits of autumn while he is delighting his scent with the flowers of spring.
One of the greatest discoveries a person makes, one of their great surprises, is to find they can do what they were afraid they couldn't do.
Why, look at me. I've worked my way up from nothing to a state of extreme poverty.
Art calls for complete mastery of techniques, developed by reflection within the soul.
Talent hits a target no one else can hit; Genius hits a target no one else can see.
Don't mistake activity with achievement.
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.