Workers of the world unite; you have nothing to lose but your chains.
Whosoever desires constant success must change his conduct with the times.
It is no use saying 'we are doing our best.' You have got to succeed in doing what is necessary.
You can't just ask customers what they want and then try to give that to them. By the time you get it built, they'll want something new.
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!
No one ever is defeated until defeat has been accepted as a reality.
Let others lead small lives, but not you. Let others argue over small things, but not you. Let others cry over small hurts, but not you. Let others leave their future in someone else's hands, but not you.
The way to get started is to quit talking and begin doing.
You can only become truly accomplished at something you love. Dont make money your goal. Instead pursue the things you love doing and then do them so well that people cant take their eyes off of you.
As you start to walk out on the way, the way appears.
I hope that I may always desire more than I can accomplish.
In every job that must be done, there is an element of fun. You find the fun and - SNAP - the job's a game!
Many are stubborn in pursuit of the path they have chosen, few in pursuit of the goal.
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.
Because ideas have to be original only with regard to their adaptation to the problem at hand, I am always extremely interested in how others have used them...
Good actions give strength to ourselves and inspire good actions in others.
No man needs sympathy because he has to work, because he has a burden to carry. Far and away the best prize that life offers is the chance to work hard at work worth doing.
Results! Why, man, I have gotten a lot of results. I know several thousand things that won't work.
Success in life depends on action, that is, on what you do, and not what you Feel or think, and the price of success is hard work.
It had long since come to my attention that people of accomplishment rarely sat back and let things happen to them. They went out and happened to things.
Be interesting, be enthusiastic... and don't talk too much.