Talent is cheaper than table salt. What separates the talented individual from the successful one is a lot of hard work.
It's fine to celebrate success but it is more important to heed the lessons of failure.
I've always thought anyone can make money. Making a life worth living, that's the real test.
Success means we go to sleep at night knowing that our talents and ablities were used in a way that served others.
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.
If I have ever made any valuable discoveries, it has been due more to patient attention, than to any other talent.
The way to get started is to quit talking and begin doing.
Our greatest glory is not in never failing, but in rising up every time we fail.
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
It is easier for a tutor to command than to teach.
Be quick, but don't hurry.
Four things for success: work and pray, think and believe.
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.
No one ever is defeated until defeat has been accepted as a reality.
Well done is better than well said.
A creative man is motivated by the desire to achieve, not by the desire to beat others.
Because ideas have to be original only with regard to their adaptation to the problem at hand, I am always extremely interested in how others have used them...
If you treat people right they will treat you right - ninety percent of the time.
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.
Our fatigue is often caused not by work, but by worry, frustration and resentment
Talent hits a target no one else can hit; Genius hits a target no one else can see.