It's fine to celebrate success but it is more important to heed the lessons of failure.
The man who is swimming against the stream knows the strength of it.
Those who vote decide nothing. Those who count the vote decide everything.
A good idea is never lost. Even though its originator or possessor may die without publicizing it, it will someday be reborn in the mind of another....
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.
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.
You can only become truly accomplished at something you love. Dont make money your goal. Instead pursue the things you love doing and then do them so well that people cant take their eyes off of you.
I believe in the Bible. I believe that all good things come from God. I don't believe I'd sing the way I do if God hadn't wanted me to.'
No man can taste the fruits of autumn while he is delighting his scent with the flowers of spring.
One of the main weaknesses of mankind is the average man's familiarity with the word 'impossible'.
Results! Why, man, I have gotten a lot of results. I know several thousand things that won't work.
Well done is better than well said.
Earning happiness means doing good and working, not speculating and being lazy. Laziness may look inviting, but only work gives you true satisfaction.
Practice does not make perfect. Perfect practice makes perfect.
Sell a man a fish, he eats for a day, teach a man how to fish, you ruin a wonderful business opportunity.
For the bureaucrat, the world is a mere object to be manipulated by him.
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.
Ability may get you to the top, but it takes character to keep you there.
Many people would no more think of entering journalism than the sewage business - which at least does us all some good.
Genius is eternal patience.
Talent is cheaper than table salt. What separates the talented individual from the successful one is a lot of hard work.