If it's me against 48, I feel sorry for the 48.
Chop your own wood and it will warm you twice
If I have ever made any valuable discoveries, it has been due more to patient attention, than to any other talent.
The majority of people who fail to accumulate money sufficient for their needs are, generally, easily influenced by the opinion of others.
Success is neither magical nor mysterious. Success is the natural consequence of consistently applying the basic fundamentals.
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.
There are many ways of going forward, but only one way of standing still.
Whosoever desires constant success must change his conduct with the times.
Once you start a working on something, don't be afraid of failure and don't abandon it. People who work sincerely are the happiest.
To copy others is necessary, but to copy oneself is pathetic
Nothing is particularly hard if you divide it into small jobs
If you aspire to the highest place, it is no disgrace to stop at the second, or even the third, place.
The best of artists has no conception that the marble alone does not contain within itself.
Every action has its pleasures and its price.
The way to screw up somebody's life is to give them what they want.
When asked, 'How do you write?' I invariably answer, 'one word at a time.'
Leadership and learning are indispensable to each other.
Listen if you want to be heard
If your business is only to sweep a crossing, remember it is your duty to make that crossing the best swept of the world.
Anticipate the difficult by managing the easy
Purity, patience, and perseverance are the three essentials to success and, above all, love.