Anyone who makes an effort at whatever they hope to accomplish can, and will, seriously improve their chances of succeeding.
One's dignity may be assaulted, vandalized and cruelly mocked, but cannot be taken away unless it is surrendered.
To accomplish great things, we must not only act, but also dream; not only plan, but also believe.
An example I often use to illustrate the reality of vanity, is this: look at the peacock; it's beautiful if you look at it from the front. But if you look at it from behind, you discover the truth... Whoever gives in to such self-absorbed vanity has huge misery hiding inside them.
We make our own choices and we're each responsible for them. Blame and credit belong to the individual. You haven't the right to claim either from someone else.
As you evolve and develop your psychic abilities, you will enter into perceptions of life, truth, beauty and you will gain a power to live your life in an intelligent, perceptive and strong way.
Mistakes are a part of being human. Appreciate your mistakes for what they are: precious life lessons that can only be learned the hard way. Unless it's a fatal mistake, which, at least, others can learn from.
Success is the progressive realization of predetermined, worthwhile, personal goals.
You can choose right now to change the way you are experiencing a windstorm. Adjust your sails.
Success tastes that much sweeter when you have people to share it with.
Each new day is a blank page in the diary of your life. The secret of success is in turning that diary into the best story you possibly can.
Our success should not be a random event, but the result of conscious actions.
Well done is better than well said.
Either write something worth reading or do something worth writing.
Wise men don't need advice. Fools won't take it.
God helps those who help themselves.
Speak ill of no man, but speak all the good you know of everybody.
Applause waits on success.
I always tell my kids if you lay down, people will step over you. But if you keep scrambling, if you keep going, someone will always, always give you a hand. Always. But you gotta keep dancing, you gotta keep your feet moving.
Anybody can become angry - that is easy, but to be angry with the right person and to the right degree and at the right time and for the right purpose, and in the right way - that is not within everybody's power and is not easy.
We are what we repeatedly do. Excellence, then, is not an act, but a habit.
I count him braver who overcomes his desires than him who conquers his enemies; for the hardest victory is over self.
Education is an ornament in prosperity and a refuge in adversity.
All real success springs from that inward might which we exert upon society.
If you don't visit the bad neighborhoods, the bad neighborhoods are going to visit you.
It takes vision and courage to create
If you want to succeed, you must make your own opportunities as you go.
Nothing fails like success.
The greatest virtues are those which are most useful to other persons.
But while success and failure depend on conditions, the mind neither waxes nor wanes.