A creative man is motivated by the desire to achieve, not by the desire to beat others.
It is a cursed evil to any man to become as absorbed in any subject as I am in mine
Nothing will work unless you do.
Well done is better than well said.
I'm not the smartest fellow in the world, but I can sure pick smart colleagues.
The painter has the Universe in his mind and hands.
Ability may get you to the top, but it takes character to keep you there.
Chop your own wood and it will warm you twice
To know what people really think, pay regard to what they do, rather than what they say.
Sell a man a fish, he eats for a day, teach a man how to fish, you ruin a wonderful business opportunity.
Vision without execution is just hallucination.
One of the greatest discoveries a person makes, one of their great surprises, is to find they can do what they were afraid they couldn't do.
Success is the doing, not the getting; in the trying, not the triumph. Success is a personal standard, reaching for the highest that is in us, becoming all that we can be. If we do our best, we are a success.
I'm a greater believer in luck, and I find the harder I work the more I have of it
Be a yardstick of quality. Some people aren't used to an environment where excellence is expected.
Try not to become a man of success but rather to become a man of value.
If you think your teacher is tough, wait until you get a boss. He doesn't have tenure.
The secret of success is constancy to purpose.
But Marge, what if we chose the wrong religion? Each week we just make God madder and madder.
You don't have to be great to start, but you have to start to be great
We are trying to prove ourselves wrong as quickly as possible, because only in that way can we find progress.