Dale Carnegie Sayings and Quotes

Below you will find our collection of inspirational, wise, and humorous old dale carnegie quotes, dale carnegie sayings, and dale carnegie proverbs, collected over the years from a variety of sources.


The expression a woman wears on her face is far more important than the clothes she wears on her back.     

Dale Carnegie

Human nature blames anyone except himself.     

Dale Carnegie

The expression a woman wears on her face is more important than the clothes she wears on her back.     

Dale Carnegie

You can close more business in two months by becoming interested in other people than you can in two years by trying to get people interested in you.     

Dale Carnegie

Let's not allow ourselves to be upset by small things we should despise and forget. Remember "Life is too short to be little".     

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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.     

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Do the thing you fear, and continue to do so. This is the quickest and surest way of all victory over fear.     

Dale Carnegie

Feeling sorry for yourself, and your present condition, is not only a waste of energy but the worst habit you could possibly have.     

Dale Carnegie

Flattery is telling the other person precisely what he thinks about himself     

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Discouragement and failure are two of the surest stepping stones to success.     

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Flaming enthusiasm, backed up by horse sense and persistence, is the quality that most frequently makes for success.     

Dale Carnegie

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.     

Dale Carnegie

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.     

Dale Carnegie

Do the thing you fear to do and keep on doing it... that is the quickest and surest way ever yet discovered to conquer fear.     

Dale Carnegie

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.     

Dale Carnegie

We all have possibilities we don't know about. We can do things we don't even dream we can do.     

Dale Carnegie

Develop success from failures. Discouragement and failure are two of the surest stepping stones to success.     

Dale Carnegie

Develop success from failures. Discouragement and failure are two of the surest stepping stones to success.     

Dale Carnegie

It isn't what you have, or who you are, or where you are, or what you are doing that makes you happy or unhappy. It is what you think about.     

Dale Carnegie

If you can't sleep, then get up and do something instead of lying there worrying. It's the worry that gets you, not the lack of sleep.     

Dale Carnegie

Remember, today is the tomorrow you worried about yesterday.     

Dale Carnegie

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.     

Dale Carnegie

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.     

Dale Carnegie

Actions speak louder than words, and a smile says, 'I like you. You make me happy. I am glad to see you.'     

Dale Carnegie

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.     

Dale Carnegie

Inaction breeds doubt and fear. Action breeds confidence and courage. If you want to conquer fear, don't sit at home and think about it. Go out and get busy.     

Dale Carnegie

If you can be kind and considerate for one day, then you can be for another. It won't cost you a penny in the world. Begin today.     

Dale Carnegie

Today is the tomorrow you worried about yesterday.     

Dale Carnegie

Are you bored with life? Then throw yourself into some work you believe in with all your heart, live for it, die for it, and you will find happiness that you had thought could never be yours.     

Dale Carnegie

The achievement of one goal should be the starting point of another.     

Dale Carnegie