I have not failed. I've just found 10,000 ways that won't work.
No man needs sympathy because he has to work, because he has a burden to carry. Far and away the best prize that life offers is the chance to work hard at work worth doing.
Thought, backed by strong desire, has a tendency to transmute itself into its physical equivalent.
Pleasure in the job puts perfection in the work.
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.
No tears in the writer, no tears in the reader. No surprise in the writer, no surprise in the reader.
For the bureaucrat, the world is a mere object to be manipulated by him.
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.
If you wish success in life, make perseverance your bosom friend, experience your wise counselor, caution your elder brother and hope your guardian genius.
Either you run the day or the day runs you.
The successful leader must be willing to assume responsibility for the mistakes and the shortcomings of his followers.
Change yourself and your work will seem different.
With any part you play, there is a certain amount of yourself in it. There has to be, otherwise it's just not acting. It's lying.
Many are stubborn in pursuit of the path they have chosen, few in pursuit of the goal.
It is amazing how much can be accomplished if no one cares who gets the credit.
When you play, play hard; when you work, don't play at all.
Talent hits a target no one else can hit; Genius hits a target no one else can see.
It's fine to celebrate success but it is more important to heed the lessons of failure.
Try not to become a man of success but rather to become a man of value.
If you do not change direction, you may end up where you are heading.
Don't be afraid to give your best to what seemingly are small jobs. Every time you conquer one it makes you that much stronger. If you do the little jobs well, the big ones will tend to take care of themselves.