Deadlines just aren't real to me until I'm staring one in the face.
The whole secret of a successful life is to find out what is one's destiny to do, and then do it.
The painter has the Universe in his mind and hands.
Talent hits a target no one else can hit; Genius hits a target no one else can see.
No business which depends for existence on paying less than living wages to its workers has any right to continue in this country
What one has to do usually can be done.
If you think of yourselves as helpless and ineffectual, it is certain that you will create a despotic government to be your master. The wise despot, therefore, maintains among his subjects a popular sense that they are helpless and ineffectual.
Personally, I enjoy working about 18 hours a day. Besides the short catnaps I take each day, I average about four to five hours of sleep per night.
Success is doing ordinary things extraordinarily well.
There is one weakness in people for which there is no remedy. It is the universal weakness of lack of ambition.
In the business world, the rearview mirror is always clearer than the windshield.
If everyone is moving forward together, then success takes care of itself.
Workers of the world unite; you have nothing to lose but your chains.
You never achieve success unless you like what you are doing.
Success is not the key to happiness. Happiness is the key to success. If you love what you are doing, you will be successful.
A lot of companies have chosen to downsize, and maybe that was the right thing for them. We chose a different path. Our belief was that if we kept putting great products in front of customers, they would continue to open their wallets.
Leadership and learning are indispensable to each other.
Never make excuses. Your friends don't need them and your foes won't believe them.
We struggle with the complexities and avoid the simplicities.
The way to screw up somebody's life is to give them what they want.
Work and worship are necessary to take away the veil, to lift off the bondage and illusion.