Anticipate the difficult by managing the easy
Coming together is the beginning. Keeping together is progress. Working together is success.
Without work, all life goes rotten, but when work is soulless, life stifles and dies.
The painter has the Universe in his mind and hands.
No man can taste the fruits of autumn while he is delighting his scent with the flowers of spring.
One of the main weaknesses of mankind is the average man's familiarity with the word 'impossible'.
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.
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.
I'm not the smartest fellow in the world, but I can sure pick smart colleagues.
Why, look at me. I've worked my way up from nothing to a state of extreme poverty.
Kill my boss? Do I dare live out the American dream?
I have far more respect for the person with a single idea who gets there than for the person with a thousand ideas who does nothing
When asked, 'How do you write?' I invariably answer, 'one word at a time.'
Every action has its pleasures and its price.
The greatest leader is not necessarily the one who does the greatest things. He is the one that gets the people to do the greatest things.
We struggle with the complexities and avoid the simplicities.
If you think of yourselves as helpless and ineffectual, it is certain that you will create a despotic government to be your master. The wise despot, therefore, maintains among his subjects a popular sense that they are helpless and ineffectual.
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.
At least with me, the match starts much, much earlier than the actual match.
The world does not pay men for that which they 'know'. It pays them for what they do, or induce others to do.
The secret of success in life is for a man to be ready for his opportunity when it comes.