You've got to be very careful if you don't know where you're going, because you might not get there.
I have not failed. I've just found 10,000 ways that won't work.
Success is the doing, not the getting; in the trying, not the triumph. Success is a personal standard, reaching for the highest that is in us, becoming all that we can be. If we do our best, we are a success.
I readily absorb ideas from every source, frequently starting where the last person left off
I do not like to repeat successes, I like to go on to other things.
From each according to his abilities, to each according to his needs.
Speak softly and carry a big stick; you will go far.
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.
I never pick up an item without thinking of how I might improve it.
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.
Whosoever desires constant success must change his conduct with the times.
If you try to be anyone but yourself, you will fail; if you are not true to your own heart, you will fail. Then again, there's no success like failure
Inspiration exists, but it has to find you working.
Workers of the world unite; you have nothing to lose but your chains.
The leader of genius must have the ability to make different opponents appear as if they belonged to one category.
If youre in the luckiest one per cent of humanity, you owe it to the rest of humanity to think about the other 99 per cent.
Eighty percent of success is showing up.
Talent hits a target no one else can hit; Genius hits a target no one else can see.
In the business world, the rearview mirror is always clearer than the windshield.
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!