It is better to serve like steel than rust and wither away like iron.
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.
Every action has its pleasures and its price.
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.
Without a sense of urgency, desire loses its value.
If you don't have time to do it right, when will you have the time to do it over?
Effective communication is 20% what you know and 80% how you feel about what you know.
If you treat people right they will treat you right - ninety percent of the time.
The man who is swimming against the stream knows the strength of it.
One must be sane to think clearly, but one can think deeply and be quite insane.
The more you are in this business, the more humbled by it you become.
It's a terrible thing to look over your shoulder when you are trying to lead - and find no one there
If you are the master be sometimes blind, if you are the servant be sometimes deaf.
I believe in the Bible. I believe that all good things come from God. I don't believe I'd sing the way I do if God hadn't wanted me to.'
A good idea is never lost. Even though its originator or possessor may die without publicizing it, it will someday be reborn in the mind of another....
You can't make souffle rise twice.
Don't spend time beating on a wall, hoping to transform it into a door.
If your business is only to sweep a crossing, remember it is your duty to make that crossing the best swept of the world.
You may have to fight a battle more than once to win it.
I never pick up an item without thinking of how I might improve it.
Always bear in mind that your own resolution to succeed is more important than any other.