When asked, 'How do you write?' I invariably answer, 'one word at a time.'
Success comes to those who become success conscious. Failure comes to those who indifferently allow themselves to become failure conscious.
When you know what you want, and want it bad enough, you will find a way to get it.
I don't want to achieve immortality through my work... I want to achieve it through not dying.
I will prepare and some day my chance will come.
Price is what you pay. Value is what you get.
Why, look at me. I've worked my way up from nothing to a state of extreme poverty.
If I had eight hours to chop down a tree, I'd spend six hours sharpening my axe.
A company is only as good as the people it keeps.
To be clever enough to get all that money, one must be stupid enough to want it.
The major reason for setting a goal is for what it makes of you to accomplish it. What it makes of you will always be the far greater value than what you get.
Many people would no more think of entering journalism than the sewage business - which at least does us all some good.
What one has to do usually can be done.
The superior man understands what is right; the inferior man understands what will sell.
I have not failed. I've just found 10,000 ways that won't work.
If you can't make it good, at least make it look good.
Of all the things I've done, the most vital is coordinating those who work with me and aiming their efforts at a certain goal
You cannot change your destination overnight, but you can change your direction overnight
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.
When inspiration does not come to me, I go halfway to meet it.
It has been my observation that most people get ahead during the time that others waste