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.
Your most unhappy customers are your greatest source of learning.
The finest task for an Engineer – to survey, to plan, to suggest resources and material, assemble them for task in hand, implement and produce results.
Few things are impossible to diligence and skill. Great works are performed not by strength, but perseverance.
I do not like to repeat successes, I like to go on to other things.
One of the greatest discoveries a person makes, one of their great surprises, is to find they can do what they were afraid they couldn't do.
To invent, you need a good imagination and a pile of junk.
No business which depends for existence on paying less than living wages to its workers has any right to continue in this country
For a man to conquer himself is the first and noblest of all victories.
Many are stubborn in pursuit of the path they have chosen, few in pursuit of the goal.
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.
The world does not pay men for that which they 'know'. It pays them for what they do, or induce others to do.
Why, look at me. I've worked my way up from nothing to a state of extreme poverty.
Please all, and you will please none.
To solve any problem, here are three questions to ask yourself: First, what could I do? Second, what could I read? And third, who could I ask?
The best way to destroy an enemy is to make him a friend.
Success in life depends on action, that is, on what you do, and not what you Feel or think, and the price of success is hard work.
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.
The successful leader must be willing to assume responsibility for the mistakes and the shortcomings of his followers.
Do one thing at a time, and while doing it put your whole soul into it to the exclusion of all else.
You can't make souffle rise twice.