Either you run the day or the day runs you.
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.
Many people would no more think of entering journalism than the sewage business - which at least does us all some good.
I'm not the smartest fellow in the world, but I can sure pick smart colleagues.
The best way to destroy an enemy is to make him a friend.
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
If you treat people right they will treat you right - ninety percent of the time.
The more you are in this business, the more humbled by it you become.
It is no use saying 'we are doing our best.' You have got to succeed in doing what is necessary.
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.
Most people spend more time and energy going around problems than in trying to solve them.
The superior man understands what is right; the inferior man understands what will sell.
Opportunity is missed by most people because it is dressed in overalls and looks like work.
Make them laugh, make them cry, and back to laughter. What do people go to the theatre for? An emotional exercise. I am a servant of the people. I have never forgotten that.
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.
A company is only as good as the people it keeps.
The successful leader must be willing to assume responsibility for the mistakes and the shortcomings of his followers.
Four things for success: work and pray, think and believe.
Whenever you are asked if you can do a job, tell 'em, 'Certainly I can!' Then get busy and find out how to do it.
I have far more respect for the person with a single idea who gets there than for the person with a thousand ideas who does nothing
Just because something doesn't do what you planned it to do doesn't mean it's useless.