Never make excuses. Your friends don't need them and your foes won't believe them.
If I had eight hours to chop down a tree, I'd spend six hours sharpening my axe.
He who will not economize will have to agonize.
Rich people have small TVs and big libraries, and poor people have small libraries and big TVs.
Earning happiness means doing good and working, not speculating and being lazy. Laziness may look inviting, but only work gives you true satisfaction.
Old Professors never die, they just lose their faculties.
No man can taste the fruits of autumn while he is delighting his scent with the flowers of spring.
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....
Why, look at me. I've worked my way up from nothing to a state of extreme poverty.
'To Start Press Any Key'. Where's the ANY key?
No man ever achieved worthwhile success who did not, at one time or other, find himself with at least one foot hanging well over the brink of failure.
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.
One must be sane to think clearly, but one can think deeply and be quite insane.
Action is the foundational key to all success.
By failing to prepare, you are preparing to fail.
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.
Success is steady progress toward one's personal goals
Take time to deliberate, but when the time for action comes, stop thinking and go in.
But Marge, what if we chose the wrong religion? Each week we just make God madder and madder.
Apple's market share is bigger than BMW's or Mercedes's or Porsche's in the automotive market. What's wrong with being BMW or Mercedes?
Success comes to those who become success conscious. Failure comes to those who indifferently allow themselves to become failure conscious.