There is little success where there is little laughter.
A creative man is motivated by the desire to achieve, not by the desire to beat others.
If you wish success in life, make perseverance your bosom friend, experience your wise counselor, caution your elder brother and hope your guardian genius.
Success is doing ordinary things extraordinarily well.
I am thankful to all those who said NO to me. It's because of them I did it myself.
Be a yardstick of quality. Some people aren't used to an environment where excellence is expected.
Take time to deliberate, but when the time for action comes, stop thinking and go in.
Old Professors never die, they just lose their faculties.
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
Real success can only come if there is a change in our societies and in our economics and in our politics.
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.
Never make excuses. Your friends don't need them and your foes won't believe them.
I believe that anyone can conquer fear by doing the things he fears to do, provided he keeps doing them until he gets a record of successful experiences behind him.
Price is what you pay. Value is what you get.
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.
Success means we go to sleep at night knowing that our talents and ablities were used in a way that served others.
What one has to do usually can be done.
Without a humble but reasonable confidence in your own powers you cannot be successful or happy.
The majority of people who fail to accumulate money sufficient for their needs are, generally, easily influenced by the opinion of others.
Only put off until tomorrow what you are willing to die having left undone
If I had eight hours to chop down a tree, I'd spend six hours sharpening my axe.