Pleasure in the job puts perfection in the work.
Just because something doesn't do what you planned it to do doesn't mean it's useless.
Talent is cheaper than table salt. What separates the talented individual from the successful one is a lot of hard work.
Formulate and stamp indelibly on your mind a mental picture of yourself as succeeding. Hold this picture tenaciously and never permit it to fade. Your mind will seek to develop this picture!
To invent, you need a good imagination and a pile of junk.
Dad, you've done a lot of great things, but you're a very old man, and old people are useless.
Don't mistake activity with achievement.
Chop your own wood and it will warm you twice
If you treat people right they will treat you right - ninety percent of the time.
The successful leader must be willing to assume responsibility for the mistakes and the shortcomings of his followers.
Obstacles are those frightful things you see when you take your eyes off your goals.
Let others lead small lives, but not you. Let others argue over small things, but not you. Let others cry over small hurts, but not you. Let others leave their future in someone else's hands, but not you.
Anticipate the difficult by managing the easy
Lisa, if you don't like your job you don't strike. You just go in every day and do it really half-assed. That's the American way.
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.
One can have no smaller or greater mastery than mastery of oneself.
By failing to prepare, you are preparing to fail.
The finest task for an Engineer – to survey, to plan, to suggest resources and material, assemble them for task in hand, implement and produce results.
Success is steady progress toward one's personal goals
I`d like to live as a poor man with lots of money.
This is the real secret of life - to be completely engaged with what you are doing in the here and now. And instead of calling it work, realize it is play.