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.
I am thankful to all those who said NO to me. It's because of them I did it myself.
Purity, patience, and perseverance are the three essentials to success and, above all, love.
Speak softly and carry a big stick; you will go far.
Few things are impossible to diligence and skill. Great works are performed not by strength, but perseverance.
Good actions give strength to ourselves and inspire good actions in others.
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?
When inspiration does not come to me, I go halfway to meet it.
Rich people have small TVs and big libraries, and poor people have small libraries and big TVs.
What I cannot create, I do not understand.
A creative man is motivated by the desire to achieve, not by the desire to beat others.
Effective communication is 20% what you know and 80% how you feel about what you know.
You can observe a lot just by watching.
I do not like to repeat successes, I like to go on to other things.
For a man to conquer himself is the first and noblest of all victories.
You must take personal responsibility. You cannot change the circumstances, the seasons, or the wind, but you can change yourself. That is something you have charge of.
I'm a greater believer in luck, and I find the harder I work the more I have of it
People refuse to take chances in business, because they fear the criticism which may follow if they fail.
You don't have to be great to start, but you have to start to be great
Why, look at me. I've worked my way up from nothing to a state of extreme poverty.
A great secret of success is to go through life as a man who never gets used up.