One of the tests of leadership is the ability to recognize a problem before it becomes an emergency.
Nothing splendid was ever created in cold blood. Heat is required to forge anything. Every great accomplishment is the story of a flaming heart.
Nothing lasts forever - not even your troubles.
Praise does wonders for our sense of hearing.
All some folks want is their fair share and yours.
Happy is the person who knows what to remember of the past, what to enjoy in the present, and what to plan for in the future.
Success is simple. Do what's right, the right way, at the right time.
It is harder to conceal ignorance than to acquire knowledge.
Telling a teenager the facts of life is like giving a fish a bath.
Half a psychiatrist's patients see him because they are married - the other half because they're not.
Laughter is a tranquilizer with no side effects.
The fewer the facts, the stronger the opinion.
Parents can tell but never teach, unless they practice what they preach.
A good leader takes a little more than his share of the blame, a little less than his share of the credit.
A true friend never gets in your way unless you happen to be going down.
Ideas not coupled with action never become bigger than the brain cells they occupied.
The key to everything is patience. You get the chicken by hatching the egg, not by smashing it.
A consultant is someone who saves his client almost enough to pay his fee.
Progress is what happens when impossibility yields to necessity.
Make your life a mission - not an intermission.
Success isn't a result of spontaneous combustion. You must set yourself on fire.
An idea not coupled with action will never get any bigger than the brain cell it occupied.
Expecting something for nothing is the most popular form of hope.