If youre in the luckiest one per cent of humanity, you owe it to the rest of humanity to think about the other 99 per cent.
The world does not pay men for that which they 'know'. It pays them for what they do, or induce others to do.
It is hard to fail, but it is worse never to have tried to succeed.
When things go wrong don't go with them
Be interesting, be enthusiastic... and don't talk too much.
Effective communication is 20% what you know and 80% how you feel about what you know.
Tell the audience what you're going to say, say it; then tell them what you've said.
Nothing will work unless you do.
If you don't have time to do it right, when will you have the time to do it over?
Obstacles are those frightful things you see when you take your eyes off your goals.
The difference between a successful person and others is not a lack of strength, not a lack of knowledge, but rather a lack in will.
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.
It is no use saying 'we are doing our best.' You have got to succeed in doing what is necessary.
There is nothing more difficult to carry out, nor more doubtful of success, nor more dangerous to handle, that to institute a new order of things
I readily absorb ideas from every source, frequently starting where the last person left off
Real success can only come if there is a change in our societies and in our economics and in our politics.
I do know that when I am 60, I should be attempting to achieve different personal goals than those which had priority at age 20.
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
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.
Discipline is the bridge between goals and accomplishment.
At least with me, the match starts much, much earlier than the actual match.