Make the lie big, make it simple, keep saying it, and eventually they will believe it
Don't wait to be successful at some future point. Have a successful relationship with the present moment and be fully present in whatever you are doing. That is success.
Speak softly and carry a big stick; you will go far.
The majority of people who fail to accumulate money sufficient for their needs are, generally, easily influenced by the opinion of others.
By failing to prepare, you are preparing to fail.
The role of the artist is to ask questions, not answer them.
Eighty percent of success is showing up.
Ability may get you to the top, but it takes character to keep you there.
There is but one dependable method of accumulating and legally holding riches, and that is by rendering useful service.
It is easier for a tutor to command than to teach.
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.
If it's me against 48, I feel sorry for the 48.
Any fact facing us is not as important as our attitude toward it, for that determines our success or failure
The successful leader must be willing to assume responsibility for the mistakes and the shortcomings of his followers.
Talent hits a target no one else can hit; Genius hits a target no one else can see.
The way to screw up somebody's life is to give them what they want.
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.
Earning happiness means doing good and working, not speculating and being lazy. Laziness may look inviting, but only work gives you true satisfaction.
When asked, 'How do you write?' I invariably answer, 'one word at a time.'
Success is neither magical nor mysterious. Success is the natural consequence of consistently applying the basic fundamentals.
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.