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.
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.
Your most unhappy customers are your greatest source of learning.
If you go to work on your goals, your goals will go to work on you. If you go to work on your plan, your plan will go to work on you. Whatever good things we build end up building us.
You can't just ask customers what they want and then try to give that to them. By the time you get it built, they'll want something new.
I never pick up an item without thinking of how I might improve it.
The man who is swimming against the stream knows the strength of it.
All your dreams can come true if you have the courage to pursue them
Price is what you pay. Value is what you get.
If we all did the things we are really capable of doing, we would literally astound ourselves
Thinking is the hardest work there is, which is probably the reason so few engage in it.
Success is going from failure to failure without loss of enthusiasm.
Talent is cheaper than table salt. What separates the talented individual from the successful one is a lot of hard work.
Chop your own wood and it will warm you twice
One must be sane to think clearly, but one can think deeply and be quite insane.
Great companies are built on great products.
Don't spend time beating on a wall, hoping to transform it into a door.
A company is only as good as the people it keeps.
If you don't have time to do it right, when will you have the time to do it over?
If you treat people right they will treat you right - ninety percent of the time.
True progress quietly and persistently moves along without notice.