Talent hits a target no one else can hit; Genius hits a target no one else can see.
If you go to work on your goals, your goals will go to work on you. If you go to work on your plan, your plan will go to work on you. Whatever good things we build end up building us.
A company is only as good as the people it keeps.
It is a cursed evil to any man to become as absorbed in any subject as I am in mine
Riches do not respond to wishes. They respond only to definite plans, backed by definite desires, through constant persistence.
Those who vote decide nothing. Those who count the vote decide everything.
If everyone is moving forward together, then success takes care of itself.
The major reason for setting a goal is for what it makes of you to accomplish it. What it makes of you will always be the far greater value than what you get.
To copy others is necessary, but to copy oneself is pathetic
Success is going from failure to failure without loss of enthusiasm.
Sell a man a fish, he eats for a day, teach a man how to fish, you ruin a wonderful business opportunity.
This is the real secret of life - to be completely engaged with what you are doing in the here and now. And instead of calling it work, realize it is play.
If you think of yourselves as helpless and ineffectual, it is certain that you will create a despotic government to be your master. The wise despot, therefore, maintains among his subjects a popular sense that they are helpless and ineffectual.
The successful leader must plan his work and work his plan.
Do one thing at a time, and while doing it put your whole soul into it to the exclusion of all else.
If you think your teacher is tough, wait until you get a boss. He doesn't have tenure.
Talent is cheaper than table salt. What separates the talented individual from the successful one is a lot of hard work.
What one has to do usually can be done.
Don't mistake activity with achievement.
If you don't have time to do it right, when will you have the time to do it over?
Fake it until you make it.