I am easily satisfied with the very best.
Old Professors never die, they just lose their faculties.
To be clever enough to get all that money, one must be stupid enough to want it.
Apply yourself both now and in the next life. Without effort, you cannot be prosperous. Though the land be good, You cannot have an abundant crop without cultivation.
It's fine to celebrate success but it is more important to heed the lessons of failure.
Only put off until tomorrow what you are willing to die having left undone
There is one weakness in people for which there is no remedy. It is the universal weakness of lack of ambition.
There is nothing impossible to him who will try.
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.
Develop success from failures. Discouragement and failure are two of the surest stepping stones to success.
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.
Whosoever desires constant success must change his conduct with the times.
Those who vote decide nothing. Those who count the vote decide everything.
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.
The man who is swimming against the stream knows the strength of it.
I will prepare and some day my chance will come.
Without a sense of urgency, desire loses its value.
You cannot change your destination overnight, but you can change your direction overnight
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.
A creative man is motivated by the desire to achieve, not by the desire to beat others.
Success is most often achieved by those who don't know that failure is inevitable.