If you aspire to the highest place, it is no disgrace to stop at the second, or even the third, place.
Success is never final. Failure is never fatal. It s courage that counts.
Don't mistake activity with achievement.
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....
The majority of people who fail to accumulate money sufficient for their needs are, generally, easily influenced by the opinion of others.
Formulate and stamp indelibly on your mind a mental picture of yourself as succeeding. Hold this picture tenaciously and never permit it to fade. Your mind will seek to develop this picture!
It is no use saying 'we are doing our best.' You have got to succeed in doing what is necessary.
Work and worship are necessary to take away the veil, to lift off the bondage and illusion.
Practice does not make perfect. Perfect practice makes perfect.
I don't believe people die from hard work. They die from stress and worry and fear -- the negative emotions. Those are the killers, not hard work. The fact is, in our society today, most people don't understand what hard work is all about.
Success is steady progress toward one's personal goals
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.
Because ideas have to be original only with regard to their adaptation to the problem at hand, I am always extremely interested in how others have used them...
If you wish success in life, make perseverance your bosom friend, experience your wise counselor, caution your elder brother and hope your guardian genius.
All my life I've had one dream, to achieve my many goals.
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.
Most people spend more time and energy going around problems than in trying to solve them.
The painter has the Universe in his mind and hands.
To solve any problem, here are three questions to ask yourself: First, what could I do? Second, what could I read? And third, who could I ask?
Workers of the world unite; you have nothing to lose but your chains.
Change yourself and your work will seem different.