I am thankful to all those who said NO to me. It's because of them I did it myself.
The successful leader must be willing to assume responsibility for the mistakes and the shortcomings of his followers.
One can have no smaller or greater mastery than mastery of oneself.
I don't like that man. I must get to know him better.
I hope that I may always desire more than I can accomplish.
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...
Never make excuses. Your friends don't need them and your foes won't believe them.
The superior man understands what is right; the inferior man understands what will sell.
The way to screw up somebody's life is to give them what they want.
Personally, I enjoy working about 18 hours a day. Besides the short catnaps I take each day, I average about four to five hours of sleep per night.
I do not like to repeat successes, I like to go on to other things.
To be clever enough to get all that money, one must be stupid enough to want it.
If you go to work on your goals, your goals will go to work on you. If you go to work on your plan, your plan will go to work on you. Whatever good things we build end up building us.
Find out what you really love to do, and then find a way to make a good living doing it.
All my life I've had one dream, to achieve my many goals.
Advertising is legalized lying.
Hell, there are no rules here - we're trying to accomplish something.
Get around people who have something of value to share with you. Their impact will continue to have a significant effect on your life long they have departed.
He who will not economize will have to agonize.
When asked, 'How do you write?' I invariably answer, 'one word at a time.'