It is your decisions, and not your conditions, that determine your destiny.
If you are the master be sometimes blind, if you are the servant be sometimes deaf.
It has been my observation that most people get ahead during the time that others waste
Well done is better than well said.
If A is success in life, then A equals x plus y plus z. Work is x; y is play; and z is keeping your mouth shut.
For it is commonly said: accomplished labours are pleasant.
We are trying to prove ourselves wrong as quickly as possible, because only in that way can we find progress.
I hope that I may always desire more than I can accomplish.
I am easily satisfied with the very best.
The way to get started is to quit talking and begin doing.
In the business world, the rearview mirror is always clearer than the windshield.
Discipline is the bridge between goals and accomplishment.
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.
Ability may get you to the top, but it takes character to keep you there.
For the bureaucrat, the world is a mere object to be manipulated by him.
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
No man can taste the fruits of autumn while he is delighting his scent with the flowers of spring.
A holding company is the people you give your money to while you're being searched.
The difference between a successful person and others is not a lack of strength, not a lack of knowledge, but rather a lack in will.
Never make excuses. Your friends don't need them and your foes won't believe them.
I fear not the man who has practiced 10,000 kicks once, but I fear the man who had practiced one kick 10,000 times.