"The god whom science recognizes must be a God of universal laws exclusively, a God who does a wholesale, not a retail business. He cannot accommodate his processes to the convenience of individuals."
"Whenever you find yourself on the side of the majority, it is time to pause and reflect."William James on Mark Twain
"The hardest thing to understand in the world is the income tax."William James on Albert Einstein
"There are no secrets to success. It is the result of preparation, hard work, and learning from failure."William James on Colin Powell
"Most of the important things in the world have been accomplished by people who have kept on trying when there seemed to be no hope at all."William James on Dale Carnegie
"If there is anything that a man can do well, I say let him do it. Give him a chance."William James on Abraham Lincoln
"It is well for the world that in most of us, by the age of thirty, the character has set like plaster, and will never soften again."
"The art of being wise is the art of knowing what to overlook."
"It is our attitude at the beginning of a difficult task which, more than anything else, will affect its successful outcome."
"Whenever you're in conflict with someone, there is one factor that can make the difference between damaging your relationship and deepening it. That factor is attitude."
"Success or failure depends more upon attitude than upon capacity successful men act as though they have accomplished or are enjoying something. Soon it becomes a reality. Act, look, feel successful, conduct yourself accordingly, and you will be amazed at the positive results."