Please all, and you will please none.
Earning happiness means doing good and working, not speculating and being lazy. Laziness may look inviting, but only work gives you true satisfaction.
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.
You never achieve success unless you like what you are doing.
The difference between a successful person and others is not a lack of strength, not a lack of knowledge, but rather a lack in will.
There is one weakness in people for which there is no remedy. It is the universal weakness of lack of ambition.
It is better to serve like steel than rust and wither away like iron.
Leadership and learning are indispensable to each other.
If you do not change direction, you may end up where you are heading.
We are trying to prove ourselves wrong as quickly as possible, because only in that way can we find progress.
I am thankful to all those who said NO to me. It's because of them I did it myself.
Because ideas have to be original only with regard to their adaptation to the problem at hand, I am always extremely interested in how others have used them...
Obstacles are those frightful things you see when you take your eyes off your goals.
If it's me against 48, I feel sorry for the 48.
If you're bored with life, if you don't get up every morning with a burning desire to do things, you don't have enough goals.
Always bear in mind that your own resolution to succeed is more important than any other.
Listen if you want to be heard
If you try to be anyone but yourself, you will fail; if you are not true to your own heart, you will fail. Then again, there's no success like failure
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.
You've got to be very careful if you don't know where you're going, because you might not get there.
Innovation distinguishes between a leader and a follower.