Well done is better than well said.
True progress quietly and persistently moves along without notice.
If I had eight hours to chop down a tree, I'd spend six hours sharpening my axe.
I am easily satisfied with the very best.
Effective communication is 20% what you know and 80% how you feel about what you know.
Eighty percent of success is showing up.
Talent hits a target no one else can hit; Genius hits a target no one else can see.
From each according to his abilities, to each according to his needs.
Don't wait to be successful at some future point. Have a successful relationship with the present moment and be fully present in whatever you are doing. That is success.
It is better to serve like steel than rust and wither away like iron.
If you do not change direction, you may end up where you are heading.
Chop your own wood and it will warm you twice
You must take personal responsibility. You cannot change the circumstances, the seasons, or the wind, but you can change yourself. That is something you have charge of.
Talent is cheaper than table salt. What separates the talented individual from the successful one is a lot of hard work.
Every action has its pleasures and its price.
The painter has the Universe in his mind and hands.
To know what people really think, pay regard to what they do, rather than what they say.
Let others lead small lives, but not you. Let others argue over small things, but not you. Let others cry over small hurts, but not you. Let others leave their future in someone else's hands, but not you.
Success is neither magical nor mysterious. Success is the natural consequence of consistently applying the basic fundamentals.
It's a terrible thing to look over your shoulder when you are trying to lead - and find no one there
Workers of the world unite; you have nothing to lose but your chains.