You gain strength, courage and confidence by every experience in which you really stop to look fear in the face.... You must do the thing you think you cannot do.
It is hard to fail, but it is worse never to have tried to succeed.
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.
I'm a greater believer in luck, and I find the harder I work the more I have of it
Pleasure in the job puts perfection in the work.
Good things happen to those who hustle.
Success is steady progress toward one's personal goals
I don't want to achieve immortality through my work... I want to achieve it through not dying.
Riches do not respond to wishes. They respond only to definite plans, backed by definite desires, through constant persistence.
Take time to deliberate, but when the time for action comes, stop thinking and go in.
Workers of the world unite; you have nothing to lose but your chains.
Work and worship are necessary to take away the veil, to lift off the bondage and illusion.
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.
Don't mistake activity with achievement.
Success is never final. Failure is never fatal. It s courage that counts.
I readily absorb ideas from every source, frequently starting where the last person left off
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....
Don't be afraid to give your best to what seemingly are small jobs. Every time you conquer one it makes you that much stronger. If you do the little jobs well, the big ones will tend to take care of themselves.
If I have ever made any valuable discoveries, it has been due more to patient attention, than to any other talent.
God sells us all things at the price of labor.
When you know what you want, and want it bad enough, you will find a way to get it.