If you wish success in life, make perseverance your bosom friend, experience your wise counselor, caution your elder brother and hope your guardian genius.
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.
Advertising is legalized lying.
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.
It had long since come to my attention that people of accomplishment rarely sat back and let things happen to them. They went out and happened to things.
It is amazing how much can be accomplished if no one cares who gets the credit.
When inspiration does not come to me, I go halfway to meet it.
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.
A creative man is motivated by the desire to achieve, not by the desire to beat others.
If you think your teacher is tough, wait until you get a boss. He doesn't have tenure.
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.
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.
As you start to walk out on the way, the way appears.
Talent is cheaper than table salt. What separates the talented individual from the successful one is a lot of hard work.
True progress quietly and persistently moves along without notice.
In every job that must be done, there is an element of fun. You find the fun and - SNAP - the job's a game!
Any fact facing us is not as important as our attitude toward it, for that determines our success or failure
If I have ever made any valuable discoveries, it has been due more to patient attention, than to any other talent.
If you are five minutes early, you are already ten minutes late.
I do know that when I am 60, I should be attempting to achieve different personal goals than those which had priority at age 20.
And that is the reason why this victory is great, because different players have made contributions to the win.