"Every adversity, every failure, every heartache carries with it the seed on an equal or greater benefit."
"Far better is it to dare mighty things, to win glorious triumphs, even though checkered by failure... than to rank with those poor spirits who neither enjoy nor suffer much, because they live in a gray twilight that knows not victory nor defeat."Napoleon Hill on Theodore Roosevelt
"I can accept failure, everyone fails at something. But I can't accept not trying."Napoleon Hill on Michael Jordan
"Nothing in this world can take the place of persistence. Talent will not nothing is more common than unsuccessful people with talent. Genius will not unrewarded genius is almost a proverb. Education will not the world is full of educated failures. Persistence and determination alone are omnipotent."Napoleon Hill on Calvin Coolidge
"My great concern is not whether you have failed, but whether you are content with your failure."Napoleon Hill on Abraham Lincoln
"Remembering that I'll be dead soon is the most important tool I've ever encountered to help me make the big choices in life. Because almost everything - all external expectations, all pride, all fear of embarrassment or failure - these things just fall away in the face of death, leaving only what is truly important."Napoleon Hill on Steve Jobs
"Man, alone, has the power to transform his thoughts into physical reality man, alone, can dream and make his dreams come true."
"It is literally true that you can succeed best and quickest by helping others to succeed."
"Success in its highest and noblest form calls for peace of mind and enjoyment and happiness which come only to the man who has found the work that he likes best."
"It has always been my belief that a man should do his best, regardless of how much he receives for his services, or the number of people he may be serving or the class of people served."
"The best way to sell yourself to others is first to sell the others to yourself."