Apple's market share is bigger than BMW's or Mercedes's or Porsche's in the automotive market. What's wrong with being BMW or Mercedes?
When asked, 'How do you write?' I invariably answer, 'one word at a time.'
Few things are impossible to diligence and skill. Great works are performed not by strength, but perseverance.
Apply yourself both now and in the next life. Without effort, you cannot be prosperous. Though the land be good, You cannot have an abundant crop without cultivation.
Success is doing ordinary things extraordinarily well.
Please all, and you will please none.
Don't ever promise more than you can deliver, but always deliver more than you promise.
To those whom much is given, much is expected.
Talent is cheaper than table salt. What separates the talented individual from the successful one is a lot of hard work.
To know what people really think, pay regard to what they do, rather than what they say.
Success is going from failure to failure without loss of enthusiasm.
When you play, play hard; when you work, don't play at all.
No business which depends for existence on paying less than living wages to its workers has any right to continue in this country
Don't mistake activity with achievement.
If it's me against 48, I feel sorry for the 48.
A good objective of leadership is to help those who are doing poorly to do well and to help those who are doing well to do even better.
Formulate and stamp indelibly on your mind a mental picture of yourself as succeeding. Hold this picture tenaciously and never permit it to fade. Your mind will seek to develop this picture!
What one has to do usually can be done.
Try not to become a man of success but rather to become a man of value.
No man can taste the fruits of autumn while he is delighting his scent with the flowers of spring.
A great secret of success is to go through life as a man who never gets used up.