Success seems to be largely a matter of hanging on after others have let go.
Books open your mind, broaden your mind, and strengthen you as nothing else can
Business is always interfering with pleasure - but it makes other pleasures possible
Most of us regard good luck as our right, and bad luck as a betrayal of that right.
Education: Being able to differentiate between what you do know and what you don't. It's knowing where to go to find out what you need to know; and it's knowing how to use the information once you get it.
The wisdom of the wise and the experience of the ages is preserved into perpetuity by a nation's proverbs, fables, folk sayings and quotations.
Plenty of people miss their share of happiness, not because they never found it, but because they didn't stop to enjoy it.
Many of our prayers were not answered, and for this we are now grateful
The tragedy is that so many have ambition and so few have ability
If we don't discipline ourselves, the world will do it for us.
Any man who makes a speech more than six times a year is bound to repeat himself, not because he has little to say, but because he wants applause and the old stuff gets it
Some people are making such thorough plans for rainy days that they aren't enjoying today's sunshine.
“Any man who makes a speech more than six times a year is bound to repeat himself, not because he has little to say, but because he wants applause and the old stuff gets it”
The tragedy is that so many have ambition and so few have ability.
He isn't a real boss until he has trained subordinates to shoulder most of his responsibilities