We become the books we read.
Character is built little by little, over days, weeks, months, and years, with thousands of small and seemingly insignificant acts of discipline.
Life is about saying yes to the things that help you become the-best-version-of-yourself and no to the things that don’t.
Diligence is the mother of good fortune.
A leader is a dealer in hope.
Before success comes in any man’s life, he is sure to meet with much temporary defeat, and, perhaps, some failure. When defeat overtakes a man, the easiest and most logical thing to do is to quit. That is exactly what the majority of men do. More than five hundred of the most successful men this
A quitter never wins-and-a winner never quits.
It is literally true that you can succeed best and quickest by helping others to succeed.
So many things are possible just as long as you don’t know they’re impossible.
What seems to us as bitter trials are often blessings in disguise.
Cheerfulness strengthens the heart and makes us persevere in a good life.
Let me never fall into the vulgar mistake of dreaming that I am persecuted whenever I am contradicted.
“The times are bad! The times are troublesome!” This is what man says. But we are our times. Let us live well and our times will be good. Such as we are, such are our times.
What can we say better in our heart, utter with our mouth, write with our pen, than the words ‘thank God’? Nothing can be said with greater brevity, nor heard with greater gladness, nor felt with greater uplift of the spirit, nor done with greater benefit.
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.
Life isn’t about waiting for the storm to pass; it’s about learning to dance in the rain.
Success is the doing, not the getting; in the trying, not the triumph. Success is a personal standard, reaching for the highest that is in us, becoming all that we can be. If we do our best, we are a success.