Success is neither magical nor mysterious. Success is the natural consequence of consistently applying the basic fundamentals.
To know what people really think, pay regard to what they do, rather than what they say.
Success is most often achieved by those who don't know that failure is inevitable.
You may have to fight a battle more than once to win it.
Purity, patience, and perseverance are the three essentials to success and, above all, love.
Well done is better than well said.
Good things happen to those who hustle.
The painter has the Universe in his mind and hands.
If you're bored with life, if you don't get up every morning with a burning desire to do things, you don't have enough goals.
Results! Why, man, I have gotten a lot of results. I know several thousand things that won't work.
Dad, you've done a lot of great things, but you're a very old man, and old people are useless.
It is a cursed evil to any man to become as absorbed in any subject as I am in mine
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.
I have not failed. I've just found 10,000 ways that won't work.
If you think of yourselves as helpless and ineffectual, it is certain that you will create a despotic government to be your master. The wise despot, therefore, maintains among his subjects a popular sense that they are helpless and ineffectual.
Because ideas have to be original only with regard to their adaptation to the problem at hand, I am always extremely interested in how others have used them...
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.
Thinking is the hardest work there is, which is probably the reason so few engage in it.
In the business world, the rearview mirror is always clearer than the windshield.
Leadership and learning are indispensable to each other.
Every action has its pleasures and its price.