To be clever enough to get all that money, one must be stupid enough to want it.
We don't know a millionth of one percent about anything.
Whether it's Google or Apple or free software, we've got some fantastic competitors and it keeps us on our toes.
As you start to walk out on the way, the way appears.
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.
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.
Discipline is the bridge between goals and accomplishment.
You may have to fight a battle more than once to win it.
Personally, I enjoy working about 18 hours a day. Besides the short catnaps I take each day, I average about four to five hours of sleep per night.
Take time to deliberate, but when the time for action comes, stop thinking and go in.
Thinking is the hardest work there is, which is probably the reason so few engage in it.
True progress quietly and persistently moves along without notice.
If your business is only to sweep a crossing, remember it is your duty to make that crossing the best swept of the world.
Do one thing at a time, and while doing it put your whole soul into it to the exclusion of all else.
Apple's market share is bigger than BMW's or Mercedes's or Porsche's in the automotive market. What's wrong with being BMW or Mercedes?
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.
Success means we go to sleep at night knowing that our talents and ablities were used in a way that served others.
Just because something doesn't do what you planned it to do doesn't mean it's useless.
And that is the reason why this victory is great, because different players have made contributions to the win.
You don't have to be great to start, but you have to start to be great