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.
If you go to work on your goals, your goals will go to work on you. If you go to work on your plan, your plan will go to work on you. Whatever good things we build end up building us.
For the bureaucrat, the world is a mere object to be manipulated by him.
I am easily satisfied with the very best.
Tell the audience what you're going to say, say it; then tell them what you've said.
It is your decisions, and not your conditions, that determine your destiny.
You cannot change your destination overnight, but you can change your direction overnight
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.
Any fact facing us is not as important as our attitude toward it, for that determines our success or failure
Formulate and stamp indelibly on your mind a mental picture of yourself as succeeding. Hold this picture tenaciously and never permit it to fade. Your mind will seek to develop this picture!
Success is liking yourself, liking what you do, and liking how you do it.
Don't mistake activity with achievement.
If your business is only to sweep a crossing, remember it is your duty to make that crossing the best swept of the world.
Success is not the key to happiness. Happiness is the key to success. If you love what you are doing, you will be successful.
People refuse to take chances in business, because they fear the criticism which may follow if they fail.
To solve any problem, here are three questions to ask yourself: First, what could I do? Second, what could I read? And third, who could I ask?
If you don't have time to do it right, when will you have the time to do it over?
There is one weakness in people for which there is no remedy. It is the universal weakness of lack of ambition.
Earning happiness means doing good and working, not speculating and being lazy. Laziness may look inviting, but only work gives you true satisfaction.
It is the set of the sails, not the direction of the wind that determines which way we will go.
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.