Innovation distinguishes between a leader and a follower.
Any fact facing us is not as important as our attitude toward it, for that determines our success or failure
A person who never made a mistake never tried anything new.
I am thankful to all those who said NO to me. It's because of them I did it myself.
Results! Why, man, I have gotten a lot of results. I know several thousand things that won't work.
It had long since come to my attention that people of accomplishment rarely sat back and let things happen to them. They went out and happened to things.
I don't like that man. I must get to know him better.
I do know that when I am 60, I should be attempting to achieve different personal goals than those which had priority at age 20.
All your dreams can come true if you have the courage to pursue them
I'm a greater believer in luck, and I find the harder I work the more I have of it
And that is the reason why this victory is great, because different players have made contributions to the win.
If you aspire to the highest place, it is no disgrace to stop at the second, or even the third, place.
Success is steady progress toward one's personal goals
I readily absorb ideas from every source, frequently starting where the last person left off
Whenever you are asked if you can do a job, tell 'em, 'Certainly I can!' Then get busy and find out how to do it.
I do not like to repeat successes, I like to go on to other things.
I don't believe people die from hard work. They die from stress and worry and fear -- the negative emotions. Those are the killers, not hard work. The fact is, in our society today, most people don't understand what hard work is all about.
It is a cursed evil to any man to become as absorbed in any subject as I am in mine
For a man to conquer himself is the first and noblest of all victories.
Success is never final. Failure is never fatal. It s courage that counts.
I believe in the Bible. I believe that all good things come from God. I don't believe I'd sing the way I do if God hadn't wanted me to.'