The superior man understands what is right; the inferior man understands what will sell.
We are trying to prove ourselves wrong as quickly as possible, because only in that way can we find progress.
If everyone is moving forward together, then success takes care of itself.
You can observe a lot just by watching.
True progress quietly and persistently moves along without notice.
Our greatest glory is not in never failing, but in rising up every time we fail.
Be quick, but don't hurry.
The best of artists has no conception that the marble alone does not contain within itself.
I've always found the second book in a series is the hardest to write.
Get around people who have something of value to share with you. Their impact will continue to have a significant effect on your life long they have departed.
Purity, patience, and perseverance are the three essentials to success and, above all, love.
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.
Good actions give strength to ourselves and inspire good actions in others.
Your most unhappy customers are your greatest source of learning.
Workers of the world unite; you have nothing to lose but your chains.
Success is steady progress toward one's personal goals
If I had eight hours to chop down a tree, I'd spend six hours sharpening my axe.
Success is liking yourself, liking what you do, and liking how you do it.
The term 'serious actor' is kind of an oxymoron, isn't it? [Like] 'Republican party' [or] 'airplane food'.
We struggle with the complexities and avoid the simplicities.
The man who is swimming against the stream knows the strength of it.