Good actions give strength to ourselves and inspire good actions in others.
It is a cursed evil to any man to become as absorbed in any subject as I am in mine
What one has to do usually can be done.
Eighty percent of success is showing up.
I hope that I may always desire more than I can accomplish.
Obstacles are those frightful things you see when you take your eyes off your goals.
If you go to work on your goals, your goals will go to work on you. If you go to work on your plan, your plan will go to work on you. Whatever good things we build end up building us.
If I have ever made any valuable discoveries, it has been due more to patient attention, than to any other talent.
Let others lead small lives, but not you. Let others argue over small things, but not you. Let others cry over small hurts, but not you. Let others leave their future in someone else's hands, but not you.
The successful leader must be willing to assume responsibility for the mistakes and the shortcomings of his followers.
Success means we go to sleep at night knowing that our talents and ablities were used in a way that served others.
I never did a day's work in my life. It was all fun.
As you start to walk out on the way, the way appears.
Of all the things I've done, the most vital is coordinating those who work with me and aiming their efforts at a certain goal
The best way to destroy an enemy is to make him a friend.
We struggle with the complexities and avoid the simplicities.
No man ever achieved worthwhile success who did not, at one time or other, find himself with at least one foot hanging well over the brink of failure.
I am easily satisfied with the very best.
Formulate and stamp indelibly on your mind a mental picture of yourself as succeeding. Hold this picture tenaciously and never permit it to fade. Your mind will seek to develop this picture!
You gain strength, courage and confidence by every experience in which you really stop to look fear in the face.... You must do the thing you think you cannot do.
Get around people who have something of value to share with you. Their impact will continue to have a significant effect on your life long they have departed.