Art calls for complete mastery of techniques, developed by reflection within the soul.
It had long since come to my attention that people of accomplishment rarely sat back and let things happen to them. They went out and happened to things.
If you can't make it good, at least make it look good.
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....
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.
Ability may get you to the top, but it takes character to keep you there.
You cannot change your destination overnight, but you can change your direction overnight
To know what people really think, pay regard to what they do, rather than what they say.
Earning happiness means doing good and working, not speculating and being lazy. Laziness may look inviting, but only work gives you true satisfaction.
You can observe a lot just by watching.
Few things are impossible to diligence and skill. Great works are performed not by strength, but perseverance.
I have far more respect for the person with a single idea who gets there than for the person with a thousand ideas who does nothing
God sells us all things at the price of labor.
Pleasure in the job puts perfection in the work.
If you try to be anyone but yourself, you will fail; if you are not true to your own heart, you will fail. Then again, there's no success like failure
One can have no smaller or greater mastery than mastery of oneself.
There is one weakness in people for which there is no remedy. It is the universal weakness of lack of ambition.
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.
Leadership and learning are indispensable to each other.
Whosoever desires constant success must change his conduct with the times.
Success is neither magical nor mysterious. Success is the natural consequence of consistently applying the basic fundamentals.