Dale Carnegie Rank
About Dale Carnegie
Dale Carnegie was a writer and lecturer, who trained as a teacher in college – he got a job in sales after graduation and moved on to a career in acting, which he was unsuccessful at.
He began teaching public speaking at YMCA in New York in 1912 and went on to build his self-development brand from there. He is best known as the author of the 1936 self-help book, “How to Win Friends and Influence People”.
His parents, Amanda Elizabeth Harbison and James William Carnagey were farmers. He and his first wife Lolita Baucaire were married from 1927 to 1931. Three years later, he married Dorothy Price Vanderpool, who used to be his secretary. She gave birth to his only child, Donna Dale.
His other well-known books include “Lincoln the Unknown” and “How to Stop Worrying and Start Living”.
He passed away on November 1, 1995, from Hodgkin’s disease.
Dale Carnegie Rank
Famous quotes by 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
Develop success from failures. Discouragement and failure are two of the surest stepping stones to success.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
Each nation feels superior to other nations. That breeds patriotism - and wars.Dale Carnegie
Fear doesn't exist anywhere except in the mind.Dale Carnegie
Fear not those who argue but those who dodge.Dale Carnegie
Flaming enthusiasm, backed up by horse sense and persistence, is the quality that most frequently makes for success.Dale Carnegie
Happiness doesn't depend on any external conditions, it is governed by our mental attitude.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
If you want to conquer fear, don't sit home and think about it. Go out and get busy.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
Instead of worrying about what people say of you, why not spend time trying to accomplish something they will admire.Dale Carnegie
Men of age object too much, consult too long, adventure too little, repent too soon, and seldom drive business home to the full period, but content themselves with a mediocrity of success.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
Most of us have far more courage than we ever dreamed we possessed.Dale Carnegie
One of the most tragic things I know about human nature is that all of us tend to put off living. We are all dreaming of some magical rose garden over the horizon instead of enjoying the roses that are blooming outside our windows today.Dale Carnegie
Our fatigue is often caused not by work, but by worry, frustration and resentment.Dale Carnegie
Remember happiness doesn't depend upon who you are or what you have it depends solely on what you think.Dale Carnegie
Success is getting what you want. Happiness is wanting what you get.Dale Carnegie
Take a chance! All life is a chance. The man who goes farthest is generally the one who is willing to do and dare.Dale Carnegie
The essence of all art is to have pleasure in giving pleasure.Dale Carnegie
The only way to get the best of an argument is to avoid it.Dale Carnegie
The person who seeks all their applause from outside has their happiness in another's keeping .Dale Carnegie
The successful man will profit from his mistakes and try again in a different way.Dale Carnegie
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.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
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
You never achieve success unless you like what you are doing.Dale Carnegie
Your purpose is to make your audience see what you saw, hear what you heard, feel what you felt. Relevant detail, couched in concrete, colorful language, is the best way to recreate the incident as it happened and to picture it for the audience.Dale Carnegie
Dale Carnegie's Popularity
Dale Carnegie was a famous American author, who was born on November 24, 1888. As a person born on this date, Dale Carnegie is listed in our database as the 28th most popular celebrity for the day (November 24) and the 4th most popular for the year (1888).
People born on November 24 fall under the Zodiac sign of Sagittarius, the Archer. Dale Carnegie is the 724th most popular Sagittarius.
Aside from information specific to Dale Carnegie's birthday, Dale Carnegie is the 5831st most famous American.
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