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.
Real success can only come if there is a change in our societies and in our economics and in our politics.
I have not failed. I've just found 10,000 ways that won't work.
There is but one dependable method of accumulating and legally holding riches, and that is by rendering useful service.
It is better to serve like steel than rust and wither away like iron.
Results! Why, man, I have gotten a lot of results. I know several thousand things that won't work.
What one has to do usually can be done.
From each according to his abilities, to each according to his needs.
The successful leader must be willing to assume responsibility for the mistakes and the shortcomings of his followers.
One can have no smaller or greater mastery than mastery of oneself.
True progress quietly and persistently moves along without notice.
It's a terrible thing to look over your shoulder when you are trying to lead - and find no one there
Do one thing at a time, and while doing it put your whole soul into it to the exclusion of all else.
Anticipate the difficult by managing the easy
Without a humble but reasonable confidence in your own powers you cannot be successful or happy.
Innovation distinguishes between a leader and a follower.
A holding company is the people you give your money to while you're being searched.
I've always thought anyone can make money. Making a life worth living, that's the real test.
I readily absorb ideas from every source, frequently starting where the last person left off
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.
The whole secret of a successful life is to find out what is one's destiny to do, and then do it.