You don't get paid for the hour. You get paid for the value you bring to the hour.
You gain strength, courage and confidence by every experience in which you really stop to look fear in the face.... You must do the thing you think you cannot do.
Effective communication is 20% what you know and 80% how you feel about what you know.
Of all the things I've done, the most vital is coordinating those who work with me and aiming their efforts at a certain goal
You never achieve success unless you like what you are doing.
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.
I fear not the man who has practiced 10,000 kicks once, but I fear the man who had practiced one kick 10,000 times.
The successful leader must be willing to assume responsibility for the mistakes and the shortcomings of his followers.
All achievement, all earned riches, have their beginning in an idea.
One can have no smaller or greater mastery than mastery of oneself.
To be clever enough to get all that money, one must be stupid enough to want it.
The painter has the Universe in his mind and hands.
It had long since come to my attention that people of accomplishment rarely sat back and let things happen to them. They went out and happened to things.
I'm not the smartest fellow in the world, but I can sure pick smart colleagues.
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.
If you wish success in life, make perseverance your bosom friend, experience your wise counselor, caution your elder brother and hope your guardian genius.
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.
Listen if you want to be heard
A creative man is motivated by the desire to achieve, not by the desire to beat others.
Riches do not respond to wishes. They respond only to definite plans, backed by definite desires, through constant persistence.
You cannot change your destination overnight, but you can change your direction overnight