It is your decisions, and not your conditions, that determine your destiny.
When you play, play hard; when you work, don't play at all.
Vision without execution is just hallucination.
The more you are in this business, the more humbled by it you become.
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.
Just because something doesn't do what you planned it to do doesn't mean it's useless.
Personally, I enjoy working about 18 hours a day. Besides the short catnaps I take each day, I average about four to five hours of sleep per night.
The superior man understands what is right; the inferior man understands what will sell.
No man can taste the fruits of autumn while he is delighting his scent with the flowers of spring.
Sell a man a fish, he eats for a day, teach a man how to fish, you ruin a wonderful business opportunity.
The leader of genius must have the ability to make different opponents appear as if they belonged to one category.
One must be sane to think clearly, but one can think deeply and be quite insane.
In the business world, the rearview mirror is always clearer than the windshield.
Chop your own wood and it will warm you twice
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.
Because ideas have to be original only with regard to their adaptation to the problem at hand, I am always extremely interested in how others have used them...
Players with fight never lose a game, they just run out of time
All my life I've had one dream, to achieve my many goals.
Without work, all life goes rotten, but when work is soulless, life stifles and dies.
You don't get paid for the hour. You get paid for the value you bring to the hour.
If you aspire to the highest place, it is no disgrace to stop at the second, or even the third, place.