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!
Without a sense of urgency, desire loses its value.
For it is commonly said: accomplished labours are pleasant.
Our greatest glory is not in never failing, but in rising up every time we fail.
True progress quietly and persistently moves along without notice.
Discipline is the bridge between goals and accomplishment.
Only put off until tomorrow what you are willing to die having left undone
Success is the doing, not the getting; in the trying, not the triumph. Success is a personal standard, reaching for the highest that is in us, becoming all that we can be. If we do our best, we are a success.
Sell a man a fish, he eats for a day, teach a man how to fish, you ruin a wonderful business opportunity.
When asked, 'How do you write?' I invariably answer, 'one word at a time.'
The secret of success is constancy to purpose.
If you do not change direction, you may end up where you are heading.
Hell, there are no rules here - we're trying to accomplish something.
Riches do not respond to wishes. They respond only to definite plans, backed by definite desires, through constant persistence.
Great companies are built on great products.
You can't just ask customers what they want and then try to give that to them. By the time you get it built, they'll want something new.
I am thankful to all those who said NO to me. It's because of them I did it myself.
Boredom is one of the most blissful feelings.
I do know that when I am 60, I should be attempting to achieve different personal goals than those which had priority at age 20.
Without work, all life goes rotten, but when work is soulless, life stifles and dies.
There is one weakness in people for which there is no remedy. It is the universal weakness of lack of ambition.