Boredom is one of the most blissful feelings.
You can't make souffle rise twice.
If I had eight hours to chop down a tree, I'd spend six hours sharpening my axe.
I never pick up an item without thinking of how I might improve it.
If you wish success in life, make perseverance your bosom friend, experience your wise counselor, caution your elder brother and hope your guardian genius.
Kill my boss? Do I dare live out the American dream?
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.
You may have to fight a battle more than once to win it.
Listen if you want to be heard
Obstacles are those frightful things you see when you take your eyes off your goals.
Those who vote decide nothing. Those who count the vote decide everything.
Art calls for complete mastery of techniques, developed by reflection within the soul.
Thinking is the hardest work there is, which is probably the reason so few engage in it.
When asked, 'How do you write?' I invariably answer, 'one word at a time.'
Talent hits a target no one else can hit; Genius hits a target no one else can see.
Price is what you pay. Value is what you get.
Great companies are built on great products.
The way to screw up somebody's life is to give them what they want.
I don't believe people die from hard work. They die from stress and worry and fear -- the negative emotions. Those are the killers, not hard work. The fact is, in our society today, most people don't understand what hard work is all about.
What I cannot create, I do not understand.
The difference between a successful person and others is not a lack of strength, not a lack of knowledge, but rather a lack in will.