There is but one dependable method of accumulating and legally holding riches, and that is by rendering useful service.
I'm a slow walker, but I never walk back.
Develop success from failures. Discouragement and failure are two of the surest stepping stones to success.
It is a cursed evil to any man to become as absorbed in any subject as I am in mine
Talent is cheaper than table salt. What separates the talented individual from the successful one is a lot of hard work.
Dad, you've done a lot of great things, but you're a very old man, and old people are useless.
Inspiration exists, but it has to find you working.
The destination of the seekerů depends on the road he takes.
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.
Success means we go to sleep at night knowing that our talents and ablities were used in a way that served others.
It is your decisions, and not your conditions, that determine your destiny.
Personally, I enjoy working about 18 hours a day. Besides the short catnaps I take each day, I average about four to five hours of sleep per night.
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.
Make the lie big, make it simple, keep saying it, and eventually they will believe it
The production of too many useful things results in too many useless people.
I`d like to live as a poor man with lots of money.
If you are not willing to risk the unusual, you will have to settle for the ordinary.
If everyone is moving forward together, then success takes care of itself.
Eighty percent of success is showing up.
I never pick up an item without thinking of how I might improve it.
Never make excuses. Your friends don't need them and your foes won't believe them.