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.
One of the greatest discoveries a person makes, one of their great surprises, is to find they can do what they were afraid they couldn't do.
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.
You may have to fight a battle more than once to win it.
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.
Thought, backed by strong desire, has a tendency to transmute itself into its physical equivalent.
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.
Dictionary is the only place that success comes before work. Hard work is the price we must pay for success. I think you can accomplish anything if you're willing to pay the price.
Only you can control your future.
Success is going from failure to failure without loss of enthusiasm.
Success is not to be pursued; it is to be attracted by the person you become
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.
If you are not willing to risk the unusual, you will have to settle for the ordinary.
I'm a slow walker, but I never walk back.
I have far more respect for the person with a single idea who gets there than for the person with a thousand ideas who does nothing
Hell, there are no rules here - we're trying to accomplish something.
The world does not pay men for that which they 'know'. It pays them for what they do, or induce others to do.
I believe that anyone can conquer fear by doing the things he fears to do, provided he keeps doing them until he gets a record of successful experiences behind him.
The production of too many useful things results in too many useless people.
Work and worship are necessary to take away the veil, to lift off the bondage and illusion.
Don't be afraid to give your best to what seemingly are small jobs. Every time you conquer one it makes you that much stronger. If you do the little jobs well, the big ones will tend to take care of themselves.