Four things for success: work and pray, think and believe.
The successful leader must plan his work and work his plan.
Formulate and stamp indelibly on your mind a mental picture of yourself as succeeding. Hold this picture tenaciously and never permit it to fade. Your mind will seek to develop this picture!
Be quick, but don't hurry.
I'm a greater believer in luck, and I find the harder I work the more I have of it
Without a sense of urgency, desire loses its value.
You never achieve success unless you like what you are doing.
What one has to do usually can be done.
I never did a day's work in my life. It was all fun.
If you're bored with life, if you don't get up every morning with a burning desire to do things, you don't have enough goals.
All your dreams can come true if you have the courage to pursue them
The best of artists has no conception that the marble alone does not contain within itself.
If you go to work on your goals, your goals will go to work on you. If you go to work on your plan, your plan will go to work on you. Whatever good things we build end up building us.
Develop success from failures. Discouragement and failure are two of the surest stepping stones to success.
Speak softly and carry a big stick; you will go far.
Please all, and you will please none.
No one ever is defeated until defeat has been accepted as a reality.
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.
This is the real secret of life - to be completely engaged with what you are doing in the here and now. And instead of calling it work, realize it is play.
When you play, play hard; when you work, don't play at all.
The way to screw up somebody's life is to give them what they want.