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.


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

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

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

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

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

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Today is life-the only life you are sure of. Make the most of today. Get interested in something. Shake yourself awake. Develop a hobby. Let the winds of enthusiasm sweep through you. Live today with gusto.     

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A barber lathers a man before he shaves him.     

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Encouragement makes a fault easy to correct, and a challenge easy to take on.     

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Take a chance! All life is a chance. The man who goes farthest is generally the one who is willing to do and dare.     

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

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One reason why birds and horses are happy is because they are not trying to impress other birds and horses.     

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Monotony reveals our limitations.     

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Success in dealing with people depends on sympathetic grasp of the other person's viewpoint.     

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Don't fuss about trifles. Don't permit little things-the mere termites of life-to ruin your happiness.     

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When the fierce, burning winds blow over our lives-and we cannot prevent them-let us, too, accept the inevitable. And then get busy and pick up the pieces.     

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You have it easily in your power to increase the sum total of this world's happiness now. How? By giving a few words of sincere appreciation to someone who is lonely or discouraged. Perhaps you will forget tomorrow the kind words you say today, but the recipient may cherish them over a lifetime.      

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

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If you have some idea you believe in, don't listen to the croaking chorus. Listen only to what your own inner voice tells you.     

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The value of a smile, it costs nothing, but creates much. It enriches those who receive, without impoverishing those who give. It happens in a flash and the memory of it sometimes lasts forever. None are so rich they can get along without it, and none so poor but are richer for its benefits. It creates happiness in the home, fosters good will in a business, and is the countersign of friends.     

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The person who seeks all their applause from outside has their happiness in another's keeping .     

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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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If you want to conquer fear, don't sit home and think about it. Go out and get busy.     

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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.     

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The royal road to a man's heart is to talk to him about the things he treasures most.     

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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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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.     

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