Sell a man a fish, he eats for a day, teach a man how to fish, you ruin a wonderful business opportunity.
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!
There are many ways of going forward, but only one way of standing still.
The majority of people who fail to accumulate money sufficient for their needs are, generally, easily influenced by the opinion of others.
I readily absorb ideas from every source, frequently starting where the last person left off
There is little success where there is little laughter.
No man needs sympathy because he has to work, because he has a burden to carry. Far and away the best prize that life offers is the chance to work hard at work worth doing.
Make them laugh, make them cry, and back to laughter. What do people go to the theatre for? An emotional exercise. I am a servant of the people. I have never forgotten that.
One of the greatest discoveries a person makes, one of their great surprises, is to find they can do what they were afraid they couldn't do.
The production of too many useful things results in too many useless people.
I`d like to live as a poor man with lots of money.
The day science begins to study non-physical phenomena, it will make more progress in one decade than in all the previous centuries of its existence.
I fear not the man who has practiced 10,000 kicks once, but I fear the man who had practiced one kick 10,000 times.
Deadlines just aren't real to me until I'm staring one in the face.
The major reason for setting a goal is for what it makes of you to accomplish it. What it makes of you will always be the far greater value than what you get.
Don't be afraid to give your best to what seemingly are small jobs. Every time you conquer one it makes you that much stronger. If you do the little jobs well, the big ones will tend to take care of themselves.
Talent hits a target no one else can hit; Genius hits a target no one else can see.
Find out what you really love to do, and then find a way to make a good living doing it.
If we all did the things we are really capable of doing, we would literally astound ourselves
Talent is cheaper than table salt. What separates the talented individual from the successful one is a lot of hard work.
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