If you don't have time to do it right, when will you have the time to do it over?
The leader of genius must have the ability to make different opponents appear as if they belonged to one category.
Listen if you want to be heard
By failing to prepare, you are preparing to fail.
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!
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.
To be clever enough to get all that money, one must be stupid enough to want it.
Many people would no more think of entering journalism than the sewage business - which at least does us all some good.
It had long since come to my attention that people of accomplishment rarely sat back and let things happen to them. They went out and happened to things.
Purity, patience, and perseverance are the three essentials to success and, above all, love.
There is nothing more difficult to carry out, nor more doubtful of success, nor more dangerous to handle, that to institute a new order of things
If your business is only to sweep a crossing, remember it is your duty to make that crossing the best swept of the world.
You cannot change your destination overnight, but you can change your direction overnight
To copy others is necessary, but to copy oneself is pathetic
A lot of companies have chosen to downsize, and maybe that was the right thing for them. We chose a different path. Our belief was that if we kept putting great products in front of customers, they would continue to open their wallets.
You must take personal responsibility. You cannot change the circumstances, the seasons, or the wind, but you can change yourself. That is something you have charge of.
Every action has its pleasures and its price.
I have not failed. I've just found 10,000 ways that won't work.
Success is neither magical nor mysterious. Success is the natural consequence of consistently applying the basic fundamentals.
If everyone is moving forward together, then success takes care of itself.
A great secret of success is to go through life as a man who never gets used up.