No man will make a great leader who wants to do it all himself, or to get all the credit for doing it.
As I grow older, I pay less attention to what men say. I just watch what they do.
People who are unable to motivate themselves must be content with mediocrity, no matter how impressive their other talents.
You cannot push any one up a ladder unless he be willing to climb a little himself.
The man who acquires the ability to take full possession of his own mind may take possession of anything else to which he is justly entitled.
Do your duty and a little more and the future will take care of itself.
There is little success where there is little laughter.
Surplus wealth is a sacred trust which its possessor is bound to administer in his lifetime for the good of the community.
Concentration is my motto – first honesty, then industry, then concentration.
The first man gets the oyster, the second man gets the shell.