You can't make souffle rise twice.
I have far more respect for the person with a single idea who gets there than for the person with a thousand ideas who does nothing
To copy others is necessary, but to copy oneself is pathetic
Our greatest glory is not in never failing, but in rising up every time we fail.
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.
If you think your teacher is tough, wait until you get a boss. He doesn't have tenure.
No business which depends for existence on paying less than living wages to its workers has any right to continue in this country
To invent, you need a good imagination and a pile of junk.
This is the real secret of life - to be completely engaged with what you are doing in the here and now. And instead of calling it work, realize it is play.
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.
Success is most often achieved by those who don't know that failure is inevitable.
Whenever you are asked if you can do a job, tell 'em, 'Certainly I can!' Then get busy and find out how to do it.
There is but one dependable method of accumulating and legally holding riches, and that is by rendering useful service.
Coming together is the beginning. Keeping together is progress. Working together is success.
There is nothing impossible to him who will try.
Boredom is one of the most blissful feelings.
You can observe a lot just by watching.
Be interesting, be enthusiastic... and don't talk too much.
God sells us all things at the price of labor.
When inspiration does not come to me, I go halfway to meet it.
Do one thing at a time, and while doing it put your whole soul into it to the exclusion of all else.