The starting point of all achievement is desire.
Strength and growth come only through continuous effort and struggle.
Think twice before you speak, because your words and influence will plant the seed of either success or failure in the mind of another.
Your big opportunity may be right where you are now.
If you cannot do great things, do small things in a great way.
Patience, persistence and perspiration make an unbeatable combination for success.
A goal is a dream with a deadline.
Every adversity, every failure, every heartache carries with it the seed of an equal or greater benefit.
Procrastination is the bad habit of putting of until the day after tomorrow what should have been done the day before yesterday.
Whatever the mind of man can conceive and believe, it can achieve.
Don't wait. The time will never be just right.
Opportunity often comes disguised in the form of misfortune, or temporary defeat.
Success in its highest and noblest form calls for peace of mind and enjoyment and happiness which come only to the man who has found the work that he likes best.
Until you have formed the habit of looking for the good instead of the bad there is in others, you will be neither successful nor happy.
Any idea, plan, or purpose may be placed in the mind through repetition of thought.
Understand this law and you will then know, beyond room for the slightest doubt, that you are constantly punishing yourself for every wrong you commit and rewarding yourself for every act of constructive conduct in which you indulge.
Action is the real measure of intelligence.
It takes half your life before you discover life is a do-it-yourself project.
The best way to sell yourself to others is first to sell the others to yourself.
Effort only fully releases its reward after a person refuses to quit.