A holding company is the people you give your money to while you're being searched.
No man needs sympathy because he has to work, because he has a burden to carry. Far and away the best prize that life offers is the chance to work hard at work worth doing.
I've always found the second book in a series is the hardest to write.
The majority of people who fail to accumulate money sufficient for their needs are, generally, easily influenced by the opinion of others.
What I cannot create, I do not understand.
Our greatest glory is not in never failing, but in rising up every time we 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.
True progress quietly and persistently moves along without notice.
It's a terrible thing to look over your shoulder when you are trying to lead - and find no one there
One must be sane to think clearly, but one can think deeply and be quite insane.
If I have ever made any valuable discoveries, it has been due more to patient attention, than to any other talent.
You can't make souffle rise twice.
Rich people have small TVs and big libraries, and poor people have small libraries and big TVs.
The greatest leader is not necessarily the one who does the greatest things. He is the one that gets the people to do the greatest things.
A man paints with his brains and not with his hands.
Take time to deliberate, but when the time for action comes, stop thinking and go in.
I don't like that man. I must get to know him better.
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.
If everyone is moving forward together, then success takes care of itself.
A great secret of success is to go through life as a man who never gets used up.
I fear not the man who has practiced 10,000 kicks once, but I fear the man who had practiced one kick 10,000 times.