The successful leader must plan his work and work his plan.
Opportunity is missed by most people because it is dressed in overalls and looks like work.
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.
Success is a lousy teacher. It seduces smart people into thinking they can't lose.
Good things happen to those who hustle.
If you wish success in life, make perseverance your bosom friend, experience your wise counselor, caution your elder brother and hope your guardian genius.
It is hard to fail, but it is worse never to have tried to succeed.
You don't get paid for the hour. You get paid for the value you bring to the hour.
Earning happiness means doing good and working, not speculating and being lazy. Laziness may look inviting, but only work gives you true satisfaction.
You never achieve success unless you like what you are doing.
It is your decisions, and not your conditions, that determine your destiny.
Personally, I enjoy working about 18 hours a day. Besides the short catnaps I take each day, I average about four to five hours of sleep per night.
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.
Success is going from failure to failure without loss of enthusiasm.
Work and worship are necessary to take away the veil, to lift off the bondage and illusion.
Many people would no more think of entering journalism than the sewage business - which at least does us all some good.
Workers of the world unite; you have nothing to lose but your chains.
Why, look at me. I've worked my way up from nothing to a state of extreme poverty.
I've always found the second book in a series is the hardest to write.
Pleasure in the job puts perfection in the work.
Those who vote decide nothing. Those who count the vote decide everything.