But Marge, what if we chose the wrong religion? Each week we just make God madder and madder.
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.
Rich people have small TVs and big libraries, and poor people have small libraries and big TVs.
Be quick, but don't hurry.
Boredom is one of the most blissful feelings.
Always bear in mind that your own resolution to succeed is more important than any other.
Thought, backed by strong desire, has a tendency to transmute itself into its physical equivalent.
Find out what you really love to do, and then find a way to make a good living doing it.
I`d like to live as a poor man with lots of money.
When asked, 'How do you write?' I invariably answer, 'one word at a time.'
No business which depends for existence on paying less than living wages to its workers has any right to continue in this country
It is your decisions, and not your conditions, that determine your destiny.
You must take personal responsibility. You cannot change the circumstances, the seasons, or the wind, but you can change yourself. That is something you have charge of.
The difference between a successful person and others is not a lack of strength, not a lack of knowledge, but rather a lack in will.
Riches do not respond to wishes. They respond only to definite plans, backed by definite desires, through constant persistence.
All your dreams can come true if you have the courage to pursue them
The secret of success is constancy to purpose.
It is a cursed evil to any man to become as absorbed in any subject as I am in mine
You can't make souffle rise twice.
Don't be afraid to give your best to what seemingly are small jobs. Every time you conquer one it makes you that much stronger. If you do the little jobs well, the big ones will tend to take care of themselves.
If you think your teacher is tough, wait until you get a boss. He doesn't have tenure.