Don't spend time beating on a wall, hoping to transform it into a door.
If you think your teacher is tough, wait until you get a boss. He doesn't have tenure.
Any fact facing us is not as important as our attitude toward it, for that determines our success or failure
The only 'break' anyone can afford to rely upon is a self-made 'break'.
A good idea is never lost. Even though its originator or possessor may die without publicizing it, it will someday be reborn in the mind of another....
I am easily satisfied with the very best.
People refuse to take chances in business, because they fear the criticism which may follow if they fail.
One of the main weaknesses of mankind is the average man's familiarity with the word 'impossible'.
To know what people really think, pay regard to what they do, rather than what they say.
Find out what you really love to do, and then find a way to make a good living doing it.
I do not like to repeat successes, I like to go on to other things.
I believe in the Bible. I believe that all good things come from God. I don't believe I'd sing the way I do if God hadn't wanted me to.'
All your dreams can come true if you have the courage to pursue them
It is a cursed evil to any man to become as absorbed in any subject as I am in mine
I`d like to live as a poor man with lots of money.
Because ideas have to be original only with regard to their adaptation to the problem at hand, I am always extremely interested in how others have used them...
Don't be afraid to give your best to what seemingly are small jobs. Every time you conquer one it makes you that much stronger. If you do the little jobs well, the big ones will tend to take care of themselves.
Why, look at me. I've worked my way up from nothing to a state of extreme poverty.
Only you can control your future.
You don't get paid for the hour. You get paid for the value you bring to the hour.
The secret of success is constancy to purpose.