We can no longer afford to spend major time on minor things than spend minor time on major things.
A good objective of leadership is to help those who are doing poorly to do well and to help those who are doing well to do even better.
Make rest a necessity, not an objective. Only rest long enough to gather strength.
If you are not willing to risk the unusual, you will have to settle for the ordinary.
The walls we build around us to keep sadness out also keeps out the joy.
Motivation alone is not enough. If you have an idiot and you motivate him, now you have a motivated idiot.
Of course kids should pay taxes. Tell little Johnny if he wants to ride his bicycle on the sidewalk instead of in the mud, he’s got to pay3 more pennies when he buys a candy bar.
Ideas can be life-changing. Sometimes all you need to open the door is just one more good idea.
All of the insights that we might ever need have already been captured by others in books. The important question is this: In the last ninety days, with this treasure of information that could change our lives, our fortunes, our relationships, our health, our children and our careers for the better, how many books have we read?
You must take personal responsibility. You cannot change the circumstances, the seasons, or the wind, but you can change yourself. That is something you have charge of.
Whatever good things we build end up building us.
If you really want to do something, you’ll find a way. If you don’t, you’ll find an excuse.
Time is our most valuable asset, yet we tend to waste it, kill it and spend it rather than invest it.
Labour gives birth to ideas.
The amount you give isn’t important. What matters is what that amount represents in terms of your life.
Reading is essential for those who seek to rise above the ordinary. We must not permit anything to stand between us and the book that could change our lives.
Part of your heritage in this society is the opportunity to become financially independent.