I do not think there is any other quality so essential to success of any kind as the quality of perseverance. It overcomes almost everything, even nature.

Don't be afraid to give up the good to go for the great.

I always tried to turn every disaster into an opportunity.

God gave me my money. I believe the power to make money is a gift from God . to be developed and used to the best of our ability for the good of mankind. Having been endowed with the gift I possess, I believe it is my duty to make money and still more money and to use the money I make for the good of my fellow man according to the dictates of my conscience.

I can think of nothing less pleasurable than a life devoted to pleasure.

The most important thing for a young man is to establish credit - a reputation and character.

If you want to succeed,you should strike out on new paths rather than travel the worn paths of accepted success.

I would rather earn 1% off a 100 people's efforts than 100% of my own efforts.

I believe that the power to make money is a gift from God.

The person who starts out simply with the idea of getting rich won't succeed; you must have a larger ambition.

Good leadership consists in showing average people how to do the work of superior people.