Every man who possibly can should force himself to a holiday of a full month in a year, whether he feels like taking it or not.
Character is not a gift. It is a conquest and its kingdom lives upstream. You never get there by drifting.
In the dust of defeat as well as in the laurels of victory there is a glory to be found if one has done his best.
The greatest inspiration is often born of desperation.
Let others lead small lives, but not you. Let others argue over small things, but not you. Let others leave their future in someone else’s hands, but not you.
When I work fourteen hours a day, seven days a week, I get lucky.
~Dr. Armand Hammer
The roots of true achievement lie in the will to become the best that you can become.
At the end of your life, the only thing meaningful you will leave behind will be your family - so work the hardest at making it a success.
There are four ways, and only four ways, in which we have contact with the world. We are evaluated and classified by these four contacts: what we do, how we look, what we say, and how we say it.
‘Status Quo’ is Latin for ‘The mess we are in.’