The world does not pay men for that which they 'know'. It pays them for what they do, or induce others to do.
You don't have to be great to start, but you have to start to be great
Try not to become a man of success but rather to become a man of value.
If you wish success in life, make perseverance your bosom friend, experience your wise counselor, caution your elder brother and hope your guardian genius.
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
If you aspire to the highest place, it is no disgrace to stop at the second, or even the third, place.
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.
God sells us all things at the price of labor.
It is easier for a tutor to command than to teach.
You may have to fight a battle more than once to win it.
Lisa, if you don't like your job you don't strike. You just go in every day and do it really half-assed. That's the American way.
You can't just ask customers what they want and then try to give that to them. By the time you get it built, they'll want something new.
Success comes to those who become success conscious. Failure comes to those who indifferently allow themselves to become failure conscious.
The day science begins to study non-physical phenomena, it will make more progress in one decade than in all the previous centuries of its existence.
If you don't have time to do it right, when will you have the time to do it over?
Opportunity is missed by most people because it is dressed in overalls and looks like work.
There are many ways of going forward, but only one way of standing still.
The term 'serious actor' is kind of an oxymoron, isn't it? [Like] 'Republican party' [or] 'airplane food'.
Success is most often achieved by those who don't know that failure is inevitable.
Choose a job you love and you will never have to work a day of your life.
Don't mistake activity with achievement.