Speak softly and carry a big stick; you will go far.
I will prepare and some day my chance will come.
You cannot change your destination overnight, but you can change your direction overnight
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.
Tell the audience what you're going to say, say it; then tell them what you've said.
Success is steady progress toward one's personal goals
Kill my boss? Do I dare live out the American dream?
Good things happen to those who hustle.
Without a sense of urgency, desire loses its value.
Workers of the world unite; you have nothing to lose but your chains.
If we all did the things we are really capable of doing, we would literally astound ourselves
If I had eight hours to chop down a tree, I'd spend six hours sharpening my axe.
Don't ever promise more than you can deliver, but always deliver more than you promise.
Don't mistake activity with achievement.
Few things are impossible to diligence and skill. Great works are performed not by strength, but perseverance.
We struggle with the complexities and avoid the simplicities.
It is a cursed evil to any man to become as absorbed in any subject as I am in mine
What one has to do usually can be done.
Success is not the key to happiness. Happiness is the key to success. If you love what you are doing, you will be successful.
I've always found the second book in a series is the hardest to write.
You can't make souffle rise twice.