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.
When asked, 'How do you write?' I invariably answer, 'one word at a time.'
Once you start a working on something, don't be afraid of failure and don't abandon it. People who work sincerely are the happiest.
Success is not to be pursued; it is to be attracted by the person you become
If you do not change direction, you may end up where you are heading.
You can't make souffle rise twice.
Dictionary is the only place that success comes before work. Hard work is the price we must pay for success. I think you can accomplish anything if you're willing to pay the price.
Innovation distinguishes between a leader and a follower.
I don't want to achieve immortality through my work... I want to achieve it through not dying.
There is one weakness in people for which there is no remedy. It is the universal weakness of lack of ambition.
All your dreams can come true if you have the courage to pursue them
The best way to destroy an enemy is to make him a friend.
I do not like to repeat successes, I like to go on to other things.
Most people spend more time and energy going around problems than in trying to solve them.
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 your decisions, and not your conditions, that determine your destiny.
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.
The leader of genius must have the ability to make different opponents appear as if they belonged to one category.
Develop success from failures. Discouragement and failure are two of the surest stepping stones to success.
You've got to be very careful if you don't know where you're going, because you might not get there.
Sell a man a fish, he eats for a day, teach a man how to fish, you ruin a wonderful business opportunity.