Kill my boss? Do I dare live out the American dream?
If I have ever made any valuable discoveries, it has been due more to patient attention, than to any other talent.
The man who is swimming against the stream knows the strength of it.
A man paints with his brains and not with his hands.
The production of too many useful things results in too many useless people.
Every action has its pleasures and its price.
Boredom is one of the most blissful feelings.
He who thinks little errs much
A great secret of success is to go through life as a man who never gets used up.
Real success can only come if there is a change in our societies and in our economics and in our politics.
Workers of the world unite; you have nothing to lose but your chains.
What one has to do usually can be done.
You don't get paid for the hour. You get paid for the value you bring to the hour.
What I cannot create, I do not understand.
Don't wait to be successful at some future point. Have a successful relationship with the present moment and be fully present in whatever you are doing. That is success.
Success is going from failure to failure without loss of enthusiasm.
Change yourself and your work will seem different.
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.
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.
People refuse to take chances in business, because they fear the criticism which may follow if they fail.
Action is the foundational key to all success.