Success comes to those who become success conscious. Failure comes to those who indifferently allow themselves to become failure conscious.
It is no use saying 'we are doing our best.' You have got to succeed in doing what is necessary.
If you do not change direction, you may end up where you are heading.
Any fact facing us is not as important as our attitude toward it, for that determines our success or failure
One can have no smaller or greater mastery than mastery of oneself.
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.
If you are the master be sometimes blind, if you are the servant be sometimes deaf.
At least with me, the match starts much, much earlier than the actual match.
The way to get started is to quit talking and begin doing.
The only 'break' anyone can afford to rely upon is a self-made 'break'.
If you aim at nothing, you will hit it every time.
Inspiration exists, but it has to find you working.
Riches do not respond to wishes. They respond only to definite plans, backed by definite desires, through constant persistence.
Try not to become a man of success but rather to become a man of value.
There is one weakness in people for which there is no remedy. It is the universal weakness of lack of ambition.
The painter has the Universe in his mind and hands.
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.
True progress quietly and persistently moves along without notice.
Success is not to be pursued; it is to be attracted by the person you become
If you try to be anyone but yourself, you will fail; if you are not true to your own heart, you will fail. Then again, there's no success like failure
Good actions give strength to ourselves and inspire good actions in others.