If we all did the things we are really capable of doing, we would literally astound ourselves
It has been my observation that most people get ahead during the time that others waste
Don't be afraid to give your best to what seemingly are small jobs. Every time you conquer one it makes you that much stronger. If you do the little jobs well, the big ones will tend to take care of themselves.
Success means we go to sleep at night knowing that our talents and ablities were used in a way that served others.
Thought, backed by strong desire, has a tendency to transmute itself into its physical equivalent.
One must be sane to think clearly, but one can think deeply and be quite insane.
Inspiration exists, but it has to find you working.
The major reason for setting a goal is for what it makes of you to accomplish it. What it makes of you will always be the far greater value than what you get.
Art calls for complete mastery of techniques, developed by reflection within the soul.
We are trying to prove ourselves wrong as quickly as possible, because only in that way can we find progress.
Of all the things I've done, the most vital is coordinating those who work with me and aiming their efforts at a certain goal
Success is steady progress toward one's personal goals
The leader of genius must have the ability to make different opponents appear as if they belonged to one category.
Whether it's Google or Apple or free software, we've got some fantastic competitors and it keeps us on our toes.
Take time to deliberate, but when the time for action comes, stop thinking and go in.
Without a humble but reasonable confidence in your own powers you cannot be successful or happy.
Riches do not respond to wishes. They respond only to definite plans, backed by definite desires, through constant persistence.
If you're bored with life, if you don't get up every morning with a burning desire to do things, you don't have enough goals.
Change yourself and your work will seem different.
Speak softly and carry a big stick; you will go far.
Once you start a working on something, don't be afraid of failure and don't abandon it. People who work sincerely are the happiest.