Be a yardstick of quality. Some people aren't used to an environment where excellence is expected.
You can only become truly accomplished at something you love. Dont make money your goal. Instead pursue the things you love doing and then do them so well that people cant take their eyes off of you.
For the bureaucrat, the world is a mere object to be manipulated by him.
You cannot change your destination overnight, but you can change your direction overnight
You reach a point where you don't work for money.
Coming together is the beginning. Keeping together is progress. Working together is success.
Formulate and stamp indelibly on your mind a mental picture of yourself as succeeding. Hold this picture tenaciously and never permit it to fade. Your mind will seek to develop this picture!
If I have ever made any valuable discoveries, it has been due more to patient attention, than to any other talent.
Apply yourself both now and in the next life. Without effort, you cannot be prosperous. Though the land be good, You cannot have an abundant crop without cultivation.
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.
Work does not kill a man, it is worry, irregularity and uncertainty that kill.
Deadlines just aren't real to me until I'm staring one in the face.
The majority of people who fail to accumulate money sufficient for their needs are, generally, easily influenced by the opinion of others.
As you start to walk out on the way, the way appears.
When you play, play hard; when you work, don't play at all.
There is but one dependable method of accumulating and legally holding riches, and that is by rendering useful service.
He who will not economize will have to agonize.
What one has to do usually can be done.
Genius is eternal patience.
For it is commonly said: accomplished labours are pleasant.
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.