Whatever I engage in, I must push inordinately.
|2017 November 01|
Other Andrew Carnegie quotes:
The wise young man or wage earner of today invests his money in real estate.
People who are unable to motivate themselves must be content with mediocrity, no matter how impressive their other talents.
Not evil, but good, has come to the race from the accumulation of wealth by those who have had the ability and energy that produce it.
Concentration is my motto. First honesty, then industry, then concentration.
The law which is never to be broken is never required.
No man becomes rich unless he enriches others.
Put all your eggs in one basket, and then watch that basket.
I began to learn what poverty meant. It was burnt in my heart then that my father had to beg for work and there came the resolve that I would cure that when I got to be a man.
There is no use whatever trying to help people who do not help themselves. You cannot push anyone up a ladder unless he is willing to climb himself.
My hopes were high, and I looked every day for some change to take place. What it was to be I knew not, but that it would come I felt certain if I kept on.