Boredom is one of the most blissful feelings.
The production of too many useful things results in too many useless people.
Success is the doing, not the getting; in the trying, not the triumph. Success is a personal standard, reaching for the highest that is in us, becoming all that we can be. If we do our best, we are a success.
One of the main weaknesses of mankind is the average man's familiarity with the word 'impossible'.
Do one thing at a time, and while doing it put your whole soul into it to the exclusion of all else.
We struggle with the complexities and avoid the simplicities.
From each according to his abilities, to each according to his needs.
Lisa, if you don't like your job you don't strike. You just go in every day and do it really half-assed. That's the American way.
Any fact facing us is not as important as our attitude toward it, for that determines our success or failure
Only put off until tomorrow what you are willing to die having left undone
Only you can control your future.
Obstacles are those frightful things you see when you take your eyes off your goals.
A good objective of leadership is to help those who are doing poorly to do well and to help those who are doing well to do even better.
The man who is swimming against the stream knows the strength of it.
If your business is only to sweep a crossing, remember it is your duty to make that crossing the best swept of the world.
Innovation distinguishes between a leader and a follower.
It is the set of the sails, not the direction of the wind that determines which way we will go.
No one ever is defeated until defeat has been accepted as a reality.
Develop success from failures. Discouragement and failure are two of the surest stepping stones to success.
To be clever enough to get all that money, one must be stupid enough to want it.
I've always thought anyone can make money. Making a life worth living, that's the real test.