“Success is neither magical or mysterious.
Success is the natural consequence of
consistently applying the basic fundamentals.”
“Don’t become a victim of yourself. Forget about the thief waiting in the alley; what about the thief in your mind?”
“It is not what happens that determines the major part of your future. What happens, happens to us all. It is what you do about what happens that counts.”
“Take advice, but not orders. Only give yourself orders. Abraham Lincoln once said, ‘Since I will be no one’s slave, I will be no one’s master.’”
“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. You don’t have charge of the constellations, but you do have charge of whether you read, develop new skills, and take new classes.”