The major reason for setting a goal is for what it makes of you to accomplish it. What it makes of you will always be the far greater value than what you get.
Be a yardstick of quality. Some people aren't used to an environment where excellence is expected.
For the bureaucrat, the world is a mere object to be manipulated by him.
I never did a day's work in my life. It was all fun.
The majority of people who fail to accumulate money sufficient for their needs are, generally, easily influenced by the opinion of others.
You've got to be very careful if you don't know where you're going, because you might not get there.
Talent hits a target no one else can hit; Genius hits a target no one else can see.
Workers of the world unite; you have nothing to lose but your chains.
Fake it until you make it.
The only 'break' anyone can afford to rely upon is a self-made 'break'.
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.
Don't ever promise more than you can deliver, but always deliver more than you promise.
You can observe a lot just by watching.
Don't be afraid to give your best to what seemingly are small jobs. Every time you conquer one it makes you that much stronger. If you do the little jobs well, the big ones will tend to take care of themselves.
You don't have to be great to start, but you have to start to be great
Don't gamble; take all your savings and buy some good stock and hold it till it goes up, then sell it. If it don't go up, don't buy it.
I fear not the man who has practiced 10,000 kicks once, but I fear the man who had practiced one kick 10,000 times.
Practice does not make perfect. Perfect practice makes perfect.
Why, look at me. I've worked my way up from nothing to a state of extreme poverty.
If it's me against 48, I feel sorry for the 48.
Be interesting, be enthusiastic... and don't talk too much.