No business which depends for existence on paying less than living wages to its workers has any right to continue in this country
All achievement, all earned riches, have their beginning in an idea.
I don't like that man. I must get to know him better.
I believe that anyone can conquer fear by doing the things he fears to do, provided he keeps doing them until he gets a record of successful experiences behind him.
Don't spend time beating on a wall, hoping to transform it into a door.
The way to get started is to quit talking and begin doing.
The secret of success in life is for a man to be ready for his opportunity when it comes.
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.
Fake it until you make it.
Why, look at me. I've worked my way up from nothing to a state of extreme poverty.
Choose a job you love and you will never have to work a day of your life.
Many are stubborn in pursuit of the path they have chosen, few in pursuit of the goal.
Riches do not respond to wishes. They respond only to definite plans, backed by definite desires, through constant persistence.
Good actions give strength to ourselves and inspire good actions in others.
The man who is swimming against the stream knows the strength of it.
Rich people have small TVs and big libraries, and poor people have small libraries and big TVs.
Without a humble but reasonable confidence in your own powers you cannot be successful or happy.
Never make excuses. Your friends don't need them and your foes won't believe them.
I've always found the second book in a series is the hardest to write.
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.
If we all did the things we are really capable of doing, we would literally astound ourselves