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.
It is hard to fail, but it is worse never to have tried to succeed.
Every action has its pleasures and its price.
The world does not pay men for that which they 'know'. It pays them for what they do, or induce others to do.
If you aspire to the highest place, it is no disgrace to stop at the second, or even the third, place.
I do know that when I am 60, I should be attempting to achieve different personal goals than those which had priority at age 20.
I am easily satisfied with the very best.
Most people spend more time and energy going around problems than in trying to solve them.
Price is what you pay. Value is what you get.
If you think your teacher is tough, wait until you get a boss. He doesn't have tenure.
A man paints with his brains and not with his hands.
If you don't have time to do it right, when will you have the time to do it over?
Success comes to those who become success conscious. Failure comes to those who indifferently allow themselves to become failure conscious.
Genius is eternal patience.
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.
Apply yourself both now and in the next life. Without effort, you cannot be prosperous. Though the land be good, You cannot have an abundant crop without cultivation.
Work and worship are necessary to take away the veil, to lift off the bondage and illusion.
To solve any problem, here are three questions to ask yourself: First, what could I do? Second, what could I read? And third, who could I ask?
Please all, and you will please none.
It is easier for a tutor to command than to teach.
Be interesting, be enthusiastic... and don't talk too much.