We are trying to prove ourselves wrong as quickly as possible, because only in that way can we find progress.
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.
Just because something doesn't do what you planned it to do doesn't mean it's useless.
Either you run the day or the day runs you.
Success is steady progress toward one's personal goals
Never make excuses. Your friends don't need them and your foes won't believe them.
The leader of genius must have the ability to make different opponents appear as if they belonged to one category.
Don't spend time beating on a wall, hoping to transform it into a door.
Most people spend more time and energy going around problems than in trying to solve them.
Success is never final. Failure is never fatal. It s courage that counts.
A great secret of success is to go through life as a man who never gets used up.
Be interesting, be enthusiastic... and don't talk too much.
Dictionary is the only place that success comes before work. Hard work is the price we must pay for success. I think you can accomplish anything if you're willing to pay the price.
As you start to walk out on the way, the way appears.
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.
You can only become truly accomplished at something you love. Dont make money your goal. Instead pursue the things you love doing and then do them so well that people cant take their eyes off of you.
If it's me against 48, I feel sorry for the 48.
A person who never made a mistake never tried anything new.
There is little success where there is little laughter.
Take time to deliberate, but when the time for action comes, stop thinking and go in.