Workers of the world unite; you have nothing to lose but your chains.
When inspiration does not come to me, I go halfway to meet it.
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.
It's fine to celebrate success but it is more important to heed the lessons of failure.
Just because something doesn't do what you planned it to do doesn't mean it's useless.
Kill my boss? Do I dare live out the American dream?
Work does not kill a man, it is worry, irregularity and uncertainty that kill.
Find out what you really love to do, and then find a way to make a good living doing it.
The successful leader must be willing to assume responsibility for the mistakes and the shortcomings of his followers.
I have far more respect for the person with a single idea who gets there than for the person with a thousand ideas who does nothing
Deadlines just aren't real to me until I'm staring one in the face.
God sells us all things at the price of labor.
I don't like that man. I must get to know him better.
I never pick up an item without thinking of how I might improve it.
One of the main weaknesses of mankind is the average man's familiarity with the word 'impossible'.
Why, look at me. I've worked my way up from nothing to a state of extreme poverty.
No business which depends for existence on paying less than living wages to its workers has any right to continue in this country
Don't spend time beating on a wall, hoping to transform it into a door.
Make the lie big, make it simple, keep saying it, and eventually they will believe it
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 must take personal responsibility. You cannot change the circumstances, the seasons, or the wind, but you can change yourself. That is something you have charge of.