A man paints with his brains and not with his hands.
Why, look at me. I've worked my way up from nothing to a state of extreme poverty.
If you are the master be sometimes blind, if you are the servant be sometimes deaf.
Success is liking yourself, liking what you do, and liking how you do it.
To copy others is necessary, but to copy oneself is pathetic
I'm a greater believer in luck, and I find the harder I work the more I have of it
Don't gamble; take all your savings and buy some good stock and hold it till it goes up, then sell it. If it don't go up, don't buy it.
If you can't make it good, at least make it look good.
The successful leader must be willing to assume responsibility for the mistakes and the shortcomings of his followers.
Make them laugh, make them cry, and back to laughter. What do people go to the theatre for? An emotional exercise. I am a servant of the people. I have never forgotten that.
When things go wrong don't go with them
Don't spend time beating on a wall, hoping to transform it into a door.
Price is what you pay. Value is what you get.
There is nothing more difficult to carry out, nor more doubtful of success, nor more dangerous to handle, that to institute a new order of things
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
The secret of success in life is for a man to be ready for his opportunity when it comes.
Many are stubborn in pursuit of the path they have chosen, few in pursuit of the goal.
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.
Nothing is particularly hard if you divide it into small jobs
I am easily satisfied with the very best.
Eighty percent of success is showing up.