Dale Breckenridge Carnegie Carnegie (11.24.1888 11.1.1955) was an American writer and lecturer and the developer of famous courses in self-improvement, salesmanship, corporate training, public speaking and interpersonal skills.

Dale Carnegie was the author of such bestsellers as How to Win Friends and Influence People, How to Stop Worrying and Start Living, and How To Enjoy Your Life And Your Job

Advices by Dale Carnegie

10 Success Advices

10 Happiness Advices

10 Advices on People Skills


 Dale Carnegie Quotes


Take a chance! All life is a chance. The man who goes farthest is generally the one who is willing to do and dare. The sure-thing boat never gets far from shore.

You never achieve real success unless you like what you are doing.

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

Act enthusiastic and you will be enthusiastic.


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


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.

If we think happy thoughts, we will be happy. If we think miserable thoughts, we will be miserable.

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.

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

Today's 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... More

People Skills

When dealing with people, let us remember we are not dealing with creatures of logic. We are dealing with creatures of emotion, creatures bustling with prejudices and motivated by pride and vanity.

You can make more friends in two months by becoming interested in other people than you can in two years by trying to get other people interested in you... More