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Charles M. Schwab Quotes

(1862-1939), American Industrialist, Businessman

The hardest struggle of all is to be something different from what the average man is.

Category: Adversity

In my wide association in life, meeting with many and great men in various parts of the world, I have yet to find the man, however great or exalted his station, who did not do better work and put forth greater effort under a spirit of approval than he would ever do under a spirit of criticism.

Category: Critics And Criticism

The first essential in a boy's career is to find out what he's fitted for, what he's most capable of doing and doing with a relish.

Category: Enjoyment

A man can succeed at almost anything for which he has unlimited enthusiasm.

Category: Enthusiasm

All successful employers are stalking men who will do the unusual, men who think, men who attract attention by performing more than is expected of them.

Category: Excellence

Lead the life that will make you kindly and friendly to everyone about you, and you will be surprised what a happy life you will lead.

Category: Happiness

There's no limit possible to the expansion of each one of us.

Category: Limitation

A man who trims himself to suit everybody will soon whittle himself away.

Category: Opinions

The person who does not work for the love of work but only for money is not likely to make money nor to find much fun in life.

Category: Passion

Personality is to a man what perfume is to a flower.

Category: Personality

Every one's got it in him, if he'll only make up his mind and stick at it. None of us is born with a stop-valve on his powers or with a set limit to his capacities, There's no limit possible to the expansion of each one of us.

Category: Possibilities

When a man has put a limit on what he will do, he has put a limit on what he can do.

Category: Potential

I have yet to find the man, however exalted his station, who did not do better work and put forth greater effort under a spirit of approval than under a spirit of criticism.

Category: Praise

The man who has done his best has done everything.

Category: Success

A man to carry on a successful business must have imagination. He must see things as in a vision, a dream of the whole thing.

Category: Vision