Deadlines just aren't real to me until I'm staring one in the face.
I've always found the second book in a series is the hardest to write.
We struggle with the complexities and avoid the simplicities.
One can have no smaller or greater mastery than mastery of oneself.
Vision without execution is just hallucination.
It is better to serve like steel than rust and wither away like iron.
It is hard to fail, but it is worse never to have tried to succeed.
Earning happiness means doing good and working, not speculating and being lazy. Laziness may look inviting, but only work gives you true satisfaction.
You don't get paid for the hour. You get paid for the value you bring to the hour.
If you try to be anyone but yourself, you will fail; if you are not true to your own heart, you will fail. Then again, there's no success like failure
Success is going from failure to failure without loss of enthusiasm.
The production of too many useful things results in too many useless people.
I fear not the man who has practiced 10,000 kicks once, but I fear the man who had practiced one kick 10,000 times.
To know what people really think, pay regard to what they do, rather than what they say.
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.
If you don't have time to do it right, when will you have the time to do it over?
Find out what you really love to do, and then find a way to make a good living doing it.
I've always thought anyone can make money. Making a life worth living, that's the real test.
Good things happen to those who hustle.
Only you can control your future.
A company is only as good as the people it keeps.