Your diamonds are not in far distant mountains or in yonder seas; they are in your own backyard, if you but dig for them.

โ€” Russell Conwell

The most pioneering Russell Conwell quotes that will inspire your inner self

You can journey to the ends of the earth in search of success, but if youโ€™re lucky, you will discover happiness in your own backyard.


So, if you feel a smile begin, don't leave it undetected, let's start an epidemic quick, and get the world infected!


Let us remember there is not a poor person in the United States who was not made poor by his own shortcomings.


Ninety-eight out of 100 of the rich men in America are honest. That is why they are rich.


Money is power, money is force, money will do good as harm.

In the hands of good men and women it could accomplish, and it has accomplished, good.


Love is the grandest thing on God's earth, but fortunate the lover who has plenty of money.


There is wealth within the sound of your voice.


Money is power. Every good man and woman ought to strive for power, to do good with it when obtained. I say, get rich, get rich!


Let every man or woman here remember this, that if you wish to be great at all, you must begin where you are and with what you are. He who would be great anywhere must first be great in his own Philadelphia.


No matter what you do, do it to your utmost.

I always attribute my success to always requiring myself to do my level best, if only in driving a tack in straight.


I ask not for a larger garden, but for finer seeds.


When a man has done all he can do, still there is a mighty, mysterious agency over which he needs influence to secure success. The one way he can reach it is by prayer.


About Russell Conwell

Quotes 17 sayings
Profession Writer
Birthday February 15, 1843

Begin where you are and what you are.


Money is power, and you ought to be reasonably ambitious to have it.


Greatness consists not in the holding of some future office, but really consists in doing great deeds with little means and the accomplishment of vast purposes from the private ranks of life.


Greatness really consists in doing some great deed with little means.

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