Successful rebellions always begin in secret.
The truth is, you can never really know a man until you’ve loaned him money. And you can never know a woman until you’ve slept in her bed.
Sometimes you just have to know when the battle you’re fighting is one best walked away from, than fought to the cold, bitter end.
And even if we did, which we didn’t, it’s none of your business.”
“I just wanted you to know.”
“If you say okay one more time, I’m going to punch you in the solar plexus.”
His eyebrows jump. “The solar plexus, huh?”
“Yes,” I say. “I’m not exactly sure where that is, but I will find out. And then I will punch you there. Hard.
The first test of ability and intelligence is to find a field of endeavor in which profits are large and risks small.
You cannot draw lines and compartments and refuse to budge beyond them. Sometimes you have to use your failures as stepping stones to success. You have to maintain a fine balance between hope and despair
In human affairs of danger and delicacy successful conclusion is sharply limited by hurry. So often men trip by being in a rush. If one were properly to perform a difficult and subtle act, he should first inspect the end to be achieved and then, once he had accepted the end as desirable, he should forget it completely and concentrate solely on the means. By this method he would not be moved to false action by anxiety or hurry or fear. Very few people learn this. What
Our body is the vehicle that we are given for our journey and if we do not take care of it, we will find ourselves broken down on the side of the road facing costly and time-consuming repairs.
Be a learning machine. What made you money last year, won’t necessarily make you money this and next year.
There can be nothing without love. No money, no power. Love is very important. When you wake up in the morning, you need to know that somebody else is waking up, thinking of you.