You are in charge of your own attitude—whatever others do or circumstances you face. The only person you can control is yourself….Worry more about your attitude than your aptitude or lineage. You are in charge of your own attitude—whatever others door circumstances you face. The only personyou can control is yourself….Worrymore about your attitude than youraptitude or lineage.
The greatest pleasure in life is doing what people say can’t be done.
Discoveries are often made by not following instructions, by going off the main road, by trying the untried.
If we listened to our intellect, we’d never have a love affair. We’d never have a friendship. We’d never go into business, because we’d be cynical. Well, that’s nonsense. You’ve got to jump off cliffs all the time and build your wings on the way down.
Trust your instincts. Your mistakes might as well be your own instead of someone else’s.
Try not to become a success, but rather try to become a man of value.
You may have to fight a battle more than once to win it.
The most exhausting thing in life, I have discovered, is insincerity.
I would rather be the man who bought the Brooklyn Bridge than the man who sold it.
Persistence is what makes the impossible possible, the possible likely, and the likely definite.