Riches do not respond to wishes. They respond only to definite plans, backed by definite desires, through constant persistence.
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.
The more you are in this business, the more humbled by it you become.
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.
Purity, patience, and perseverance are the three essentials to success and, above all, love.
Get around people who have something of value to share with you. Their impact will continue to have a significant effect on your life long they have departed.
Deadlines just aren't real to me until I'm staring one in the face.
I have not failed. I've just found 10,000 ways that won't work.
Success means we go to sleep at night knowing that our talents and ablities were used in a way that served others.
One can have no smaller or greater mastery than mastery of oneself.
One must be sane to think clearly, but one can think deeply and be quite insane.
A lot of companies have chosen to downsize, and maybe that was the right thing for them. We chose a different path. Our belief was that if we kept putting great products in front of customers, they would continue to open their wallets.
I hope that I may always desire more than I can accomplish.
Why, look at me. I've worked my way up from nothing to a state of extreme poverty.
The only 'break' anyone can afford to rely upon is a self-made 'break'.
I do not like to repeat successes, I like to go on to other things.
Whether it's Google or Apple or free software, we've got some fantastic competitors and it keeps us on our toes.
If you try to be anyone but yourself, you will fail; if you are not true to your own heart, you will fail. Then again, there's no success like failure
Success is going from failure to failure without loss of enthusiasm.
Success is doing ordinary things extraordinarily well.
I am thankful to all those who said NO to me. It's because of them I did it myself.