If you want to conquer fear, don't sit home and think about it. Go out and get busy.
One of the most tragic things I know about human nature is that all of us tend to put off living. We are all dreaming of some magical rose garden over the horizon instead of enjoying the roses that are blooming outside our windows today.
Inaction breeds doubt and fear. Action breeds confidence and courage. If you want to conquer fear, do not sit home and think about it. Go out and get busy.
The royal road to a man's heart is to talk to him about the things he treasures most.
First ask yourself: What is the worst that can happen? Then prepare to accept it. Then proceed to improve on the worst.
Instead of worrying about what people say of you, why not spend time trying to accomplish something they will admire.
Men of age object too much, consult too long, adventure too little, repent too soon, and seldom drive business home to the full period, but content themselves with a mediocrity of success.
The successful man will profit from his mistakes and try again in a different way.
Don't be afraid to give your best to what seemingly are small jobs. Every time you conquer one it makes you that much stronger. If you do the little jobs well, the big ones will tend to take care of themselves.
Those convinced against their will are of the same opinion still.
If you believe in what you are doing, then let nothing hold you up in your work. Much of the best work of the world has been done against seeming impossibilities. The thing is to get the work done.
You can conquer almost any fear if you will only make up your mind to do so. For remember, fear doesn't exist anywhere except in the mind.
There are always three speeches, for every one you actually gave. The one you practiced, the one you gave, and the one you wish you gave.
The person who seeks all their applause from outside has their happiness in another's keeping .
Happiness doesn't depend on any external conditions, it is governed by our mental attitude.
There is only one way... to get anybody to do anything. And that is by making the other person want to do it.
Fear doesn't exist anywhere except in the mind.
Applause is a receipt, not a bill.