The secret of success in life is for a man to be ready for his opportunity when it comes.
All my life I've had one dream, to achieve my many goals.
I'm not the smartest fellow in the world, but I can sure pick smart colleagues.
Make them laugh, make them cry, and back to laughter. What do people go to the theatre for? An emotional exercise. I am a servant of the people. I have never forgotten that.
You don't get paid for the hour. You get paid for the value you bring to the hour.
It had long since come to my attention that people of accomplishment rarely sat back and let things happen to them. They went out and happened to things.
The finest task for an Engineer Ė to survey, to plan, to suggest resources and material, assemble them for task in hand, implement and produce results.
Our greatest glory is not in never failing, but in rising up every time we fail.
To invent, you need a good imagination and a pile of junk.
Success is having a flair for the thing that you are doing, knowing that is not enough, that you have got to have hard work and a sense of purpose.
Let others lead small lives, but not you. Let others argue over small things, but not you. Let others cry over small hurts, but not you. Let others leave their future in someone else's hands, but not you.
You can observe a lot just by watching.
The difference between a successful person and others is not a lack of strength, not a lack of knowledge, but rather a lack in will.
Genius is eternal patience.
You never achieve success unless you like what you are doing.
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.
Success is not the key to happiness. Happiness is the key to success. If you love what you are doing, you will be successful.
Itís not about what it is, itís about what it can become.
If we all did the things we are really capable of doing, we would literally astound ourselves
Speak softly and carry a big stick; you will go far.
Success is going from failure to failure without loss of enthusiasm.