You gain strength, courage and confidence by every experience in which you really stop to look fear in the face.... You must do the thing you think you cannot do.
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...
Never make excuses. Your friends don't need them and your foes won't believe them.
The world does not pay men for that which they 'know'. It pays them for what they do, or induce others to do.
But Marge, what if we chose the wrong religion? Each week we just make God madder and madder.
It is a cursed evil to any man to become as absorbed in any subject as I am in mine
If A is success in life, then A equals x plus y plus z. Work is x; y is play; and z is keeping your mouth shut.
Try not to become a man of success but rather to become a man of value.
I never pick up an item without thinking of how I might improve it.
Don't spend time beating on a wall, hoping to transform it into a door.
Eighty percent of success is showing up.
And that is the reason why this victory is great, because different players have made contributions to the win.
I never did a day's work in my life. It was all fun.
Percentages are why I am rich.
Success in life depends on action, that is, on what you do, and not what you Feel or think, and the price of success is hard work.
Whether it's Google or Apple or free software, we've got some fantastic competitors and it keeps us on our toes.
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.
The way to screw up somebody's life is to give them what they want.
Success is having a flair for the thing that you are doing, knowing that is not enough, that you have got to have hard work and a sense of purpose.
If it's me against 48, I feel sorry for the 48.
All achievement, all earned riches, have their beginning in an idea.