The way to screw up somebody's life is to give them what they want.
Once you start a working on something, don't be afraid of failure and don't abandon it. People who work sincerely are the happiest.
Old Professors never die, they just lose their faculties.
All my life I've had one dream, to achieve my many goals.
A person who never made a mistake never tried anything new.
I will prepare and some day my chance will come.
If you think of yourselves as helpless and ineffectual, it is certain that you will create a despotic government to be your master. The wise despot, therefore, maintains among his subjects a popular sense that they are helpless and ineffectual.
Itís not about what it is, itís about what it can become.
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.
A man paints with his brains and not with his hands.
There are many ways of going forward, but only one way of standing still.
Success is doing ordinary things extraordinarily well.
The world does not pay men for that which they 'know'. It pays them for what they do, or induce others to do.
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.
Earning happiness means doing good and working, not speculating and being lazy. Laziness may look inviting, but only work gives you true satisfaction.
It is easier for a tutor to command than to teach.
Leadership and learning are indispensable to each other.
Only you can control your future.
Ability may get you to the top, but it takes character to keep you there.
The role of the artist is to ask questions, not answer them.
To know what people really think, pay regard to what they do, rather than what they say.