The way to screw up somebody's life is to give them what they want.
If you're trying to create a company, it's like baking a cake. You have to have all the ingredients in the right proportion.
If you go to work on your goals, your goals will go to work on you. If you go to work on your plan, your plan will go to work on you. Whatever good things we build end up building us.
Change yourself and your work will seem different.
To be clever enough to get all that money, one must be stupid enough to want it.
Whether it's Google or Apple or free software, we've got some fantastic competitors and it keeps us on our toes.
When you play, play hard; when you work, don't play at all.
You can't just ask customers what they want and then try to give that to them. By the time you get it built, they'll want something new.
Leadership and learning are indispensable to each other.
Be quick, but don't hurry.
Get around people who have something of value to share with you. Their impact will continue to have a significant effect on your life long they have departed.
Those who vote decide nothing. Those who count the vote decide everything.
Success is the doing, not the getting; in the trying, not the triumph. Success is a personal standard, reaching for the highest that is in us, becoming all that we can be. If we do our best, we are a success.
When asked, 'How do you write?' I invariably answer, 'one word at a time.'
Workers of the world unite; you have nothing to lose but your chains.
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?
Tell the audience what you're going to say, say it; then tell them what you've said.
If we all did the things we are really capable of doing, we would literally astound ourselves
Great companies are built on great products.
The more you are in this business, the more humbled by it you become.
Make the lie big, make it simple, keep saying it, and eventually they will believe it