Either you run the day or the day runs you.
Don't gamble; take all your savings and buy some good stock and hold it till it goes up, then sell it. If it don't go up, don't buy it.
When you know what you want, and want it bad enough, you will find a way to get it.
He who thinks little errs much
Be a yardstick of quality. Some people aren't used to an environment where excellence is expected.
The finest task for an Engineer – to survey, to plan, to suggest resources and material, assemble them for task in hand, implement and produce results.
Deadlines just aren't real to me until I'm staring one in the face.
I've always found the second book in a series is the hardest to write.
Thinking is the hardest work there is, which is probably the reason so few engage in it.
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
Action is the foundational key to all success.
Our greatest glory is not in never failing, but in rising up every time we fail.
Art calls for complete mastery of techniques, developed by reflection within the soul.
Good actions give strength to ourselves and inspire good actions in others.
Do one thing at a time, and while doing it put your whole soul into it to the exclusion of all else.
Many people would no more think of entering journalism than the sewage business - which at least does us all some good.
Without a humble but reasonable confidence in your own powers you cannot be successful or happy.
Chop your own wood and it will warm you twice
With any part you play, there is a certain amount of yourself in it. There has to be, otherwise it's just not acting. It's lying.
Make the lie big, make it simple, keep saying it, and eventually they will believe it
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.