Thinking is the hardest work there is, which is probably the reason why so few engage in it.
The only real security that a man can have in this world is a reserve of knowledge, experience and ability.
If money is your hope for independence you will never have it. The only real security that a man will have in this world is a reserve of knowledge, experience, and ability.
If you think you can do a thing or think you can't do a thing, you're right.
Don't find fault, find a remedy.
Anyone who stops learning is old, whether at twenty or eighty. Anyone who keeps learning stays young. The greatest thing in life is to keep your mind young.
Life is a series of experiences, each one of which makes us bigger, even though sometimes it is hard to realize this. For the world was built to develop character, and we must learn that the setbacks and grieves which we endure help us in our marching onward.
Time and money spent in helping men to do more for themselves is far better than mere giving.
I am looking for a lot of men who have an infinite capacity to not know what can't be done.
A business that makes nothing but money is a poor business.
It is not the employer who pays the wages. Employers only handle the money. It is the customer who pays the wages.
The highest use of capital is not to make more money, but to make money do more for the betterment of life.
Money is like an arm or leg - use it or lose it.
It is well enough that people of the nation do not understand our banking and monetary system, for if they did, I believe there would be a revolution before tomorrow morning.
You can't build a reputation on what you are going to do.
If everyone is moving forward together, then success takes care of itself.
If there is any one secret of success, it lies in the ability to get the other person's point of view and see things from that person's angle as well as from your own.
Before everything else, getting ready is the secret of success.
Failure is simply the opportunity to begin again, this time more intelligently.
Most people spend more time and energy going around problems than in trying to solve them.
It has been my observation that most people get ahead during the time that others waste.