I don't want to achieve immortality through my work... I want to achieve it through not dying.
Why, look at me. I've worked my way up from nothing to a state of extreme poverty.
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.
We don't know a millionth of one percent about anything.
Old Professors never die, they just lose their faculties.
It's a terrible thing to look over your shoulder when you are trying to lead - and find no one there
He who will not economize will have to agonize.
Opportunity is missed by most people because it is dressed in overalls and looks like work.
You reach a point where you don't work for money.
The successful leader must be willing to assume responsibility for the mistakes and the shortcomings of his followers.
What I cannot create, I do not understand.
The destination of the seekerů depends on the road he takes.
At least with me, the match starts much, much earlier than the actual match.
Success is steady progress toward one's personal goals
You can observe a lot just by watching.
I don't believe people die from hard work. They die from stress and worry and fear -- the negative emotions. Those are the killers, not hard work. The fact is, in our society today, most people don't understand what hard work is all about.
For the bureaucrat, the world is a mere object to be manipulated by him.
He who thinks little errs much
There is one weakness in people for which there is no remedy. It is the universal weakness of lack of ambition.
If you don't have time to do it right, when will you have the time to do it over?
Without a sense of urgency, desire loses its value.