I don't believe people die from hard work. They die from stress and worry and fear -- the negative emotions. Those are the killers, not hard work. The fact is, in our society today, most people don't understand what hard work is all about.
This is the real secret of life - to be completely engaged with what you are doing in the here and now. And instead of calling it work, realize it is play.
In the business world, the rearview mirror is always clearer than the windshield.
Get around people who have something of value to share with you. Their impact will continue to have a significant effect on your life long they have departed.
Either you run the day or the day runs you.
I never pick up an item without thinking of how I might improve it.
No tears in the writer, no tears in the reader. No surprise in the writer, no surprise in the reader.
Genius is eternal patience.
You can't just ask customers what they want and then try to give that to them. By the time you get it built, they'll want something new.
There are many ways of going forward, but only one way of standing still.
Many are stubborn in pursuit of the path they have chosen, few in pursuit of the goal.
We are trying to prove ourselves wrong as quickly as possible, because only in that way can we find progress.
But Marge, what if we chose the wrong religion? Each week we just make God madder and madder.
You never achieve success unless you like what you are doing.
At least with me, the match starts much, much earlier than the actual match.
Inspiration exists, but it has to find you working.
There is but one dependable method of accumulating and legally holding riches, and that is by rendering useful service.
No man can taste the fruits of autumn while he is delighting his scent with the flowers of spring.
Find out what you really love to do, and then find a way to make a good living doing it.
I fear not the man who has practiced 10,000 kicks once, but I fear the man who had practiced one kick 10,000 times.
When asked, 'How do you write?' I invariably answer, 'one word at a time.'