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.
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.
If you are not willing to risk the unusual, you will have to settle for the ordinary.
Motivation is what gets you started. Habit is what keeps you going.
When you know what you want, and want it bad enough, you will find a way to get it.
Discipline is the bridge between goals and accomplishment.
Effective communication is 20% what you know and 80% how you feel about what you know.
There are only 3 colors, 10 digits, and 7 notes; its what we do with them that's important.
How long should you try? Until.
You cannot change your destination overnight, but you can change your direction overnight
To solve any problem, here are three questions to ask yourself: First, what could I do? Second, what could I read? And third, who could I ask?
You must take personal responsibility. You cannot change the circumstances, the seasons, or the wind, but you can change yourself. That is something you have charge of.
If you don't design your own life plan, chances are you'll fall into someone else's plan. And guess what they have planned for you? Not much.
Let others lead small lives, but not you. Let others argue over small things, but not you. Let others cry over small hurts, but not you. Let others leave their future in someone else's hands, but not you.
Either you run the day or the day runs you.
Character isn't something you were born with and can't change, like your fingerprints. It's something you weren't born with and must take responsibility for forming.
Success is neither magical nor mysterious. Success is the natural consequence of consistently applying the basic fundamentals.
Happiness is not something you postpone for the future; it is something you design for the present.
The major reason for setting a goal is for what it makes of you to accomplish it. What it makes of you will always be the far greater value than what you get.
Success is doing ordinary things extraordinarily well.
Success is not to be pursued; it is to be attracted by the person you become