The successful leader must plan his work and work his plan.
If you are the master be sometimes blind, if you are the servant be sometimes deaf.
It's a terrible thing to look over your shoulder when you are trying to lead - and find no one there
Leadership and learning are indispensable to each other.
No man ever achieved worthwhile success who did not, at one time or other, find himself with at least one foot hanging well over the brink of failure.
Vision without execution is just hallucination.
The day science begins to study non-physical phenomena, it will make more progress in one decade than in all the previous centuries of its existence.
One can have no smaller or greater mastery than mastery of oneself.
Earning happiness means doing good and working, not speculating and being lazy. Laziness may look inviting, but only work gives you true satisfaction.
The more you are in this business, the more humbled by it you become.
Deadlines just aren't real to me until I'm staring one in the face.
There is one weakness in people for which there is no remedy. It is the universal weakness of lack of ambition.
Don't be afraid to give your best to what seemingly are small jobs. Every time you conquer one it makes you that much stronger. If you do the little jobs well, the big ones will tend to take care of themselves.
No man needs sympathy because he has to work, because he has a burden to carry. Far and away the best prize that life offers is the chance to work hard at work worth doing.
I never pick up an item without thinking of how I might improve it.
When you know what you want, and want it bad enough, you will find a way to get it.
Art calls for complete mastery of techniques, developed by reflection within the soul.
If you are five minutes early, you are already ten minutes late.
If youre in the luckiest one per cent of humanity, you owe it to the rest of humanity to think about the other 99 per cent.
You can observe a lot just by watching.
Whether it's Google or Apple or free software, we've got some fantastic competitors and it keeps us on our toes.