Speak softly and carry a big stick; you will go far.
It is easier for a tutor to command than to teach.
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.
Players with fight never lose a game, they just run out of time
You don't have to be great to start, but you have to start to be great
Change yourself and your work will seem different.
If your business is only to sweep a crossing, remember it is your duty to make that crossing the best swept of the world.
Discipline is the bridge between goals and accomplishment.
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.
He who will not economize will have to agonize.
Dictionary is the only place that success comes before work. Hard work is the price we must pay for success. I think you can accomplish anything if you're willing to pay the price.
Never make excuses. Your friends don't need them and your foes won't believe them.
Find out what you really love to do, and then find a way to make a good living doing it.
The role of the artist is to ask questions, not answer them.
Try not to become a man of success but rather to become a man of value.
Without a sense of urgency, desire loses its value.
For a man to conquer himself is the first and noblest of all victories.
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
Thought, backed by strong desire, has a tendency to transmute itself into its physical equivalent.
Don't gamble; take all your savings and buy some good stock and hold it till it goes up, then sell it. If it don't go up, don't buy it.
Kill my boss? Do I dare live out the American dream?