The major reason for setting a goal is for what it makes of you to accomplish it. What it makes of you will always be the far greater value than what you get.
It is the set of the sails, not the direction of the wind that determines which way we will go.
If your business is only to sweep a crossing, remember it is your duty to make that crossing the best swept of the world.
God sells us all things at the price of labor.
Don't wait to be successful at some future point. Have a successful relationship with the present moment and be fully present in whatever you are doing. That is success.
One must be sane to think clearly, but one can think deeply and be quite insane.
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.
Apply yourself both now and in the next life. Without effort, you cannot be prosperous. Though the land be good, You cannot have an abundant crop without cultivation.
A great secret of success is to go through life as a man who never gets used up.
If you are not willing to risk the unusual, you will have to settle for the ordinary.
Success is going from failure to failure without loss of enthusiasm.
'To Start Press Any Key'. Where's the ANY key?
Success is not the key to happiness. Happiness is the key to success. If you love what you are doing, you will be successful.
Thinking is the hardest work there is, which is probably the reason so few engage in it.
Workers of the world unite; you have nothing to lose but your chains.
No business which depends for existence on paying less than living wages to its workers has any right to continue in this country
One of the greatest discoveries a person makes, one of their great surprises, is to find they can do what they were afraid they couldn't do.
Real success can only come if there is a change in our societies and in our economics and in our politics.
When you know what you want, and want it bad enough, you will find a way to get it.
Be quick, but don't hurry.
Few things are impossible to diligence and skill. Great works are performed not by strength, but perseverance.