Success in life depends on action, that is, on what you do, and not what you Feel or think, and the price of success is hard 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.
The only 'break' anyone can afford to rely upon is a self-made 'break'.
You reach a point where you don't work for money.
Discipline is the bridge between goals and accomplishment.
It is a cursed evil to any man to become as absorbed in any subject as I am in mine
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.
Success is never final. Failure is never fatal. It s courage that counts.
I've always found the second book in a series is the hardest to write.
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.
The secret of success in life is for a man to be ready for his opportunity when it comes.
Hell, there are no rules here - we're trying to accomplish something.
Every action has its pleasures and its price.
Opportunity is missed by most people because it is dressed in overalls and looks like work.
No man ever achieved worthwhile success who did not, at one time or other, find himself with at least one foot hanging well over the brink of failure.
Purity, patience, and perseverance are the three essentials to success and, above all, love.
Speak softly and carry a big stick; you will go far.
One of the greatest discoveries a person makes, one of their great surprises, is to find they can do what they were afraid they couldn't do.
Earning happiness means doing good and working, not speculating and being lazy. Laziness may look inviting, but only work gives you true satisfaction.
To be clever enough to get all that money, one must be stupid enough to want it.
The successful leader must be willing to assume responsibility for the mistakes and the shortcomings of his followers.