Percentages are why I am rich.
If you wish success in life, make perseverance your bosom friend, experience your wise counselor, caution your elder brother and hope your guardian genius.
Success is most often achieved by those who don't know that failure is inevitable.
Good things happen to those who hustle.
If you try to be anyone but yourself, you will fail; if you are not true to your own heart, you will fail. Then again, there's no success like failure
Action is the foundational key to all success.
Don't spend time beating on a wall, hoping to transform it into a door.
If you aspire to the highest place, it is no disgrace to stop at the second, or even the third, place.
It is a cursed evil to any man to become as absorbed in any subject as I am in mine
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.
It's a terrible thing to look over your shoulder when you are trying to lead - and find no one there
Success is neither magical nor mysterious. Success is the natural consequence of consistently applying the basic fundamentals.
Make them laugh, make them cry, and back to laughter. What do people go to the theatre for? An emotional exercise. I am a servant of the people. I have never forgotten that.
Art calls for complete mastery of techniques, developed by reflection within the soul.
Good actions give strength to ourselves and inspire good actions in others.
I have far more respect for the person with a single idea who gets there than for the person with a thousand ideas who does nothing
Success means we go to sleep at night knowing that our talents and ablities were used in a way that served others.
It is the set of the sails, not the direction of the wind that determines which way we will go.
The greatest leader is not necessarily the one who does the greatest things. He is the one that gets the people to do the greatest things.
The whole secret of a successful life is to find out what is one's destiny to do, and then do it.
Speak softly and carry a big stick; you will go far.