Only you can control your future.
Why, look at me. I've worked my way up from nothing to a state of extreme poverty.
Dad, you've done a lot of great things, but you're a very old man, and old people are useless.
Only put off until tomorrow what you are willing to die having left undone
The destination of the seekerů depends on the road he takes.
No one ever is defeated until defeat has been accepted as a reality.
If you are not willing to risk the unusual, you will have to settle for the ordinary.
All achievement, all earned riches, have their beginning in an idea.
Rich people have small TVs and big libraries, and poor people have small libraries and big TVs.
If youre in the luckiest one per cent of humanity, you owe it to the rest of humanity to think about the other 99 per cent.
Thinking is the hardest work there is, which is probably the reason so few engage in it.
I readily absorb ideas from every source, frequently starting where the last person left off
Our greatest glory is not in never failing, but in rising up every time we fail.
Success is steady progress toward one's personal goals
Earning happiness means doing good and working, not speculating and being lazy. Laziness may look inviting, but only work gives you true satisfaction.
Anticipate the difficult by managing the easy
Success is liking yourself, liking what you do, and liking how you do it.
With any part you play, there is a certain amount of yourself in it. There has to be, otherwise it's just not acting. It's lying.
To know what people really think, pay regard to what they do, rather than what they say.
If you try to be anyone but yourself, you will fail; if you are not true to your own heart, you will fail. Then again, there's no success like failure
For it is commonly said: accomplished labours are pleasant.