A good objective of leadership is to help those who are doing poorly to do well and to help those who are doing well to do even better.
Only you can control your future.
We struggle with the complexities and avoid the simplicities.
Do one thing at a time, and while doing it put your whole soul into it to the exclusion of all else.
I don't like that man. I must get to know him better.
One of the main weaknesses of mankind is the average man's familiarity with the word 'impossible'.
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.
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.
I do not like to repeat successes, I like to go on to other things.
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.
If you don't have time to do it right, when will you have the time to do it over?
The secret of success in life is for a man to be ready for his opportunity when it comes.
I believe that anyone can conquer fear by doing the things he fears to do, provided he keeps doing them until he gets a record of successful experiences behind him.
It is easier for a tutor to command than to teach.
Success is having a flair for the thing that you are doing, knowing that is not enough, that you have got to have hard work and a sense of purpose.
It is amazing how much can be accomplished if no one cares who gets the credit.
The best of artists has no conception that the marble alone does not contain within itself.
A great secret of success is to go through life as a man who never gets used up.
One must be sane to think clearly, but one can think deeply and be quite insane.
When you know what you want, and want it bad enough, you will find a way to get it.
Only put off until tomorrow what you are willing to die having left undone