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.
Speak softly and carry a big stick; you will go far.
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.
Be interesting, be enthusiastic... and don't talk too much.
Workers of the world unite; you have nothing to lose but your chains.
A person who never made a mistake never tried anything new.
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.
Choose a job you love and you will never have to work a day of your life.
Without a sense of urgency, desire loses its value.
I hope that I may always desire more than I can accomplish.
Apply yourself both now and in the next life. Without effort, you cannot be prosperous. Though the land be good, You cannot have an abundant crop without cultivation.
Without a humble but reasonable confidence in your own powers you cannot be successful or happy.
It is hard to fail, but it is worse never to have tried to succeed.
It has been my observation that most people get ahead during the time that others waste
Success comes to those who become success conscious. Failure comes to those who indifferently allow themselves to become failure conscious.
Advertising is legalized lying.
Most people spend more time and energy going around problems than in trying to solve them.
For a man to conquer himself is the first and noblest of all victories.
It is better to serve like steel than rust and wither away like iron.
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.
Don't wait to be successful at some future point. Have a successful relationship with the present moment and be fully present in whatever you are doing. That is success.