The average person puts only 25% of his energy and ability into his work. The world takes off its hat to those who put in more than 50% of their capacity and stands on its head for those few and far between souls who devote 100%.
There is little success where there is little laughter.
Think of yourself as on the threshold of unparalleled success. A whole clear glorious life lies before you. Achieve! Achieve!
Immense power is acquired by assuring yourself in your secret reveries that you were born to control affairs.
There is no class so pitiably wretched as that which possesses money and nothing else.
The ‘morality of compromise’ sounds contradictory. Compromise is usually a sign of weakness or an admission of defeat. Strong men don’t compromise it is said and principles should never be compromised.
The first man gets the oyster the second man gets the shell.
No man will make a great leader who wants to do it all himself or get all the credit for doing it.
Do your duty and a little more and the future will take care of itself.
Surplus wealth is a sacred trust which its possessor is bound to administer in his lifetime for the good of the community.
The way to become rich is to put all your eggs in one basket and then watch that basket.
No person will make a great business who wants to do it all himself or get all the credit.