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.
When inspiration does not come to me, I go halfway to meet it.
I will prepare and some day my chance will come.
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.
Success means we go to sleep at night knowing that our talents and ablities were used in a way that served others.
If you are not willing to risk the unusual, you will have to settle for the ordinary.
Obstacles are those frightful things you see when you take your eyes off your goals.
If you wish success in life, make perseverance your bosom friend, experience your wise counselor, caution your elder brother and hope your guardian genius.
Old Professors never die, they just lose their faculties.
A good idea is never lost. Even though its originator or possessor may die without publicizing it, it will someday be reborn in the mind of another....
Success is having a flair for the thing that you are doing, knowing that is not enough, that you have got to have hard work and a sense of purpose.
Develop success from failures. Discouragement and failure are two of the surest stepping stones to success.
If you're bored with life, if you don't get up every morning with a burning desire to do things, you don't have enough goals.
The more you are in this business, the more humbled by it you become.
A good objective of leadership is to help those who are doing poorly to do well and to help those who are doing well to do even better.
A person who never made a mistake never tried anything new.
A creative man is motivated by the desire to achieve, not by the desire to beat others.
Genius is eternal patience.
Players with fight never lose a game, they just run out of time
The world does not pay men for that which they 'know'. It pays them for what they do, or induce others to do.
No tears in the writer, no tears in the reader. No surprise in the writer, no surprise in the reader.