No tears in the writer, no tears in the reader. No surprise in the writer, no surprise in the reader.
One can have no smaller or greater mastery than mastery of oneself.
Whether it's Google or Apple or free software, we've got some fantastic competitors and it keeps us on our toes.
To those whom much is given, much is expected.
If you can't make it good, at least make it look good.
Don't spend time beating on a wall, hoping to transform it into a door.
The man who is swimming against the stream knows the strength of it.
When you know what you want, and want it bad enough, you will find a way to get it.
The world does not pay men for that which they 'know'. It pays them for what they do, or induce others to do.
A person who never made a mistake never tried anything new.
To solve any problem, here are three questions to ask yourself: First, what could I do? Second, what could I read? And third, who could I ask?
Success is not to be pursued; it is to be attracted by the person you become
I've always found the second book in a series is the hardest to write.
The production of too many useful things results in too many useless people.
Old Professors never die, they just lose their faculties.
Good things happen to those who hustle.
Innovation distinguishes between a leader and a follower.
Talent is cheaper than table salt. What separates the talented individual from the successful one is a lot of hard work.
When asked, 'How do you write?' I invariably answer, 'one word at a time.'
I'm a greater believer in luck, and I find the harder I work the more I have of it
No man can taste the fruits of autumn while he is delighting his scent with the flowers of spring.