Good actions give strength to ourselves and inspire good actions in others.
Please all, and you will please none.
Most people spend more time and energy going around problems than in trying to solve them.
You may have to fight a battle more than once to win it.
Many are stubborn in pursuit of the path they have chosen, few in pursuit of the goal.
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.
A person who never made a mistake never tried anything new.
Our fatigue is often caused not by work, but by worry, frustration and resentment
I readily absorb ideas from every source, frequently starting where the last person left off
Success is having a flair for the thing that you are doing, knowing that is not enough, that you have got to have hard work and a sense of purpose.
It is a cursed evil to any man to become as absorbed in any subject as I am in mine
Art calls for complete mastery of techniques, developed by reflection within the soul.
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.'
No business which depends for existence on paying less than living wages to its workers has any right to continue in this country
It is the set of the sails, not the direction of the wind that determines which way we will go.
Success is not to be pursued; it is to be attracted by the person you become
Why, look at me. I've worked my way up from nothing to a state of extreme poverty.
The difference between a successful person and others is not a lack of strength, not a lack of knowledge, but rather a lack in will.
There is but one dependable method of accumulating and legally holding riches, and that is by rendering useful service.
Only put off until tomorrow what you are willing to die having left undone
I have not failed. I've just found 10,000 ways that won't work.