Deadlines just aren't real to me until I'm staring one in the face.
The greatest leader is not necessarily the one who does the greatest things. He is the one that gets the people to do the greatest things.
A good idea is never lost. Even though its originator or possessor may die without publicizing it, it will someday be reborn in the mind of another....
No man needs sympathy because he has to work, because he has a burden to carry. Far and away the best prize that life offers is the chance to work hard at work worth doing.
With any part you play, there is a certain amount of yourself in it. There has to be, otherwise it's just not acting. It's lying.
If I have ever made any valuable discoveries, it has been due more to patient attention, than to any other talent.
Earning happiness means doing good and working, not speculating and being lazy. Laziness may look inviting, but only work gives you true satisfaction.
We don't know a millionth of one percent about anything.
If you're bored with life, if you don't get up every morning with a burning desire to do things, you don't have enough goals.
Take time to deliberate, but when the time for action comes, stop thinking and go in.
The way to get started is to quit talking and begin doing.
You can observe a lot just by watching.
Tell the audience what you're going to say, say it; then tell them what you've said.
A company is only as good as the people it keeps.
Nothing is particularly hard if you divide it into small jobs
Those who vote decide nothing. Those who count the vote decide everything.
Always bear in mind that your own resolution to succeed is more important than any other.
No man ever achieved worthwhile success who did not, at one time or other, find himself with at least one foot hanging well over the brink of failure.
When asked, 'How do you write?' I invariably answer, 'one word at a time.'
If you treat people right they will treat you right - ninety percent of the time.
Most people spend more time and energy going around problems than in trying to solve them.