The painter has the Universe in his mind and hands.
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.
A person who never made a mistake never tried anything new.
The production of too many useful things results in too many useless people.
Success comes to those who become success conscious. Failure comes to those who indifferently allow themselves to become failure conscious.
I hope that I may always desire more than I can accomplish.
Apply yourself both now and in the next life. Without effort, you cannot be prosperous. Though the land be good, You cannot have an abundant crop without cultivation.
If we all did the things we are really capable of doing, we would literally astound ourselves
For the bureaucrat, the world is a mere object to be manipulated by him.
It has been my observation that most people get ahead during the time that others waste
Many are stubborn in pursuit of the path they have chosen, few in pursuit of the goal.
The best of artists has no conception that the marble alone does not contain within itself.
Sell a man a fish, he eats for a day, teach a man how to fish, you ruin a wonderful business opportunity.
If I had eight hours to chop down a tree, I'd spend six hours sharpening my axe.
If your business is only to sweep a crossing, remember it is your duty to make that crossing the best swept of the world.
Advertising is legalized lying.
Without work, all life goes rotten, but when work is soulless, life stifles and dies.
Well done is better than well said.
If you're trying to create a company, it's like baking a cake. You have to have all the ingredients in the right proportion.
To know what people really think, pay regard to what they do, rather than what they say.
Any fact facing us is not as important as our attitude toward it, for that determines our success or failure