I've always found the second book in a series is the hardest to write.
Genius is eternal patience.
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.
There is but one dependable method of accumulating and legally holding riches, and that is by rendering useful service.
There is one weakness in people for which there is no remedy. It is the universal weakness of lack of ambition.
I'm a slow walker, but I never walk back.
Effective communication is 20% what you know and 80% how you feel about what you know.
No business which depends for existence on paying less than living wages to its workers has any right to continue in this country
If your business is only to sweep a crossing, remember it is your duty to make that crossing the best swept of the world.
Chop your own wood and it will warm you twice
No man can taste the fruits of autumn while he is delighting his scent with the flowers of spring.
Success is steady progress toward one's personal goals
All achievement, all earned riches, have their beginning in an idea.
Speak softly and carry a big stick; you will go far.
Ability may get you to the top, but it takes character to keep you there.
Nothing is particularly hard if you divide it into small jobs
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.
The painter has the Universe in his mind and hands.
Purity, patience, and perseverance are the three essentials to success and, above all, love.
Kill my boss? Do I dare live out the American dream?
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