I'm a greater believer in luck, and I find the harder I work the more I have of it
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.
Old Professors never die, they just lose their faculties.
One of the greatest discoveries a person makes, one of their great surprises, is to find they can do what they were afraid they couldn't do.
If you treat people right they will treat you right - ninety percent of the time.
Don't ever promise more than you can deliver, but always deliver more than you promise.
Talent is cheaper than table salt. What separates the talented individual from the successful one is a lot of hard work.
It is a cursed evil to any man to become as absorbed in any subject as I am in mine
If you don't have time to do it right, when will you have the time to do it over?
There are many ways of going forward, but only one way of standing still.
Tell the audience what you're going to say, say it; then tell them what you've said.
I`d like to live as a poor man with lots of money.
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.
I'm not the smartest fellow in the world, but I can sure pick smart colleagues.
Please all, and you will please none.
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.
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.
Ability may get you to the top, but it takes character to keep you there.
Work and worship are necessary to take away the veil, to lift off the bondage and illusion.
The only 'break' anyone can afford to rely upon is a self-made 'break'.
The successful leader must be willing to assume responsibility for the mistakes and the shortcomings of his followers.