Purity, patience, and perseverance are the three essentials to success and, above all, love.
A person who never made a mistake never tried anything new.
Innovation distinguishes between a leader and a follower.
Always bear in mind that your own resolution to succeed is more important than any other.
Real success can only come if there is a change in our societies and in our economics and in our politics.
Ability may get you to the top, but it takes character to keep you there.
It is amazing how much can be accomplished if no one cares who gets the credit.
It is a cursed evil to any man to become as absorbed in any subject as I am in mine
Whenever you are asked if you can do a job, tell 'em, 'Certainly I can!' Then get busy and find out how to do it.
It is no use saying 'we are doing our best.' You have got to succeed in doing what is necessary.
Never make excuses. Your friends don't need them and your foes won't believe them.
Talent hits a target no one else can hit; Genius hits a target no one else can see.
Eighty percent of success is showing up.
Success is a lousy teacher. It seduces smart people into thinking they can't lose.
Practice does not make perfect. Perfect practice makes perfect.
If you try to be anyone but yourself, you will fail; if you are not true to your own heart, you will fail. Then again, there's no success like failure
The painter has the Universe in his mind and hands.
Do one thing at a time, and while doing it put your whole soul into it to the exclusion of all else.
Develop success from failures. Discouragement and failure are two of the surest stepping stones to success.
The leader of genius must have the ability to make different opponents appear as if they belonged to one category.
Listen if you want to be heard