I will prepare and some day my chance will come.
You can only become truly accomplished at something you love. Dont make money your goal. Instead pursue the things you love doing and then do them so well that people cant take their eyes off of you.
If you are the master be sometimes blind, if you are the servant be sometimes deaf.
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.
Try not to become a man of success but rather to become a man of value.
Because ideas have to be original only with regard to their adaptation to the problem at hand, I am always extremely interested in how others have used them...
It's a terrible thing to look over your shoulder when you are trying to lead - and find no one there
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.
Itís not about what it is, itís about what it can become.
Our fatigue is often caused not by work, but by worry, frustration and resentment
By failing to prepare, you are preparing to fail.
The painter has the Universe in his mind and hands.
Great companies are built on great products.
I readily absorb ideas from every source, frequently starting where the last person left off
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.
You never achieve success unless you like what you are doing.
Develop success from failures. Discouragement and failure are two of the surest stepping stones to success.
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.
When asked, 'How do you write?' I invariably answer, 'one word at a time.'
Kill my boss? Do I dare live out the American dream?
To those whom much is given, much is expected.