The secret of making something work in your lives is first of all, the deep desire to make it work; then the faith and belief that it can work; then to hold that clear definite vision in your consciousness and see it working out step by step, without one thought of doubt or disbelief.
Luck to me is something else. Hard work - and realizing what is opportunity and what isn't.
Opportunities are usually disguised as hard work, so most people don't recognize them.
Problems are only opportunities in work clothes.
The men and women who have the right ideals ... are those who have the courage to strive for the happiness which comes only with labor and effort and self-sacrifice, and those whose joy in life springs in part from power of work and sense of duty.
Make no little plans. They have no magic to stir men's blood and probably themselves will not be realized. Make big plans. Aim high in hope and work. Remembering that a noble, logical diagram once recorded will not die.
If you want to build a ship, don't herd people together to collect wood and don't assign them tasks and work, but rather teach them to long for the endless immensity of the sea.
Ideas must work through the brains and the arms of good and brave, or they are no better than dreams.
"Charm" - which means the power to effect work without employing brute force - is indispensable to women. Charm is a woman's strength just as strength is a man's charm.
The dictionary is the only place where success comes before work.
Just make up your mind at the very outset that your work is going to stand for quality... that you are going to stamp a superior quality upon everything that goes out of your hands, that whatever you do shall bear the hall-mark of excellence.
Paint a masterpiece daily. Always autograph your work with excellence.
Night time is really the best time to work. All the ideas are there to be yours because everyone else is asleep.
Keep your dreams alive. Understand to achieve anything requires faith and belief in yourself, vision, hard work, determination, and dedication. Remember all things are possible for those who believe.
We enjoy our work so much we get up when the sun comes up. The stress in our life is non-existent.
Life is "trying things to see if they work."
I'm a great believer in luck and I find the harder I work, the more I have of it.
Study while others are sleeping; work while others are loafing; prepare while others are playing; and dream while others are wishing.
I don't want to achieve immortality through my work. I want to achieve it through not dying.
Communication is the real work of leadership.
Ideas must work through the brains and arms of good and brave men, or they are no better than dreams
Some people dream of success... while others wake up and work hard at it.
If we were logical, the future would be bleak, indeed. But we are more than logical. We are human beings, and we have faith, and we have hope, and we can work.
In the end, all business operations can be reduced to three words: people, product and profits. Unless you've got a good team, you can't do much with the other two.
All growth depends upon activity. There is no development physically or intellectually without effort, and effort means work.