The major reason for setting a goal is for what it makes of you to accomplish it. What it makes of you will always be the far greater value than what you get.
Why, look at me. I've worked my way up from nothing to a state of extreme poverty.
Be quick, but don't hurry.
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.
The greatest leader is not necessarily the one who does the greatest things. He is the one that gets the people to do the greatest things.
I will prepare and some day my chance will come.
Few things are impossible to diligence and skill. Great works are performed not by strength, but perseverance.
To those whom much is given, much is expected.
In the business world, the rearview mirror is always clearer than the windshield.
Workers of the world unite; you have nothing to lose but your chains.
Never make excuses. Your friends don't need them and your foes won't believe them.
Success in life depends on action, that is, on what you do, and not what you Feel or think, and the price of success is hard work.
Whenever you are asked if you can do a job, tell 'em, 'Certainly I can!' Then get busy and find out how to do it.
Talent is cheaper than table salt. What separates the talented individual from the successful one is a lot of hard work.
If you are five minutes early, you are already ten minutes late.
Take time to deliberate, but when the time for action comes, stop thinking and go in.
If it's me against 48, I feel sorry for the 48.
I don't want to achieve immortality through my work... I want to achieve it through not dying.
Good actions give strength to ourselves and inspire good actions in others.
A person who never made a mistake never tried anything new.
Many are stubborn in pursuit of the path they have chosen, few in pursuit of the goal.