When inspiration does not come to me, I go halfway to meet it.
Be a yardstick of quality. Some people aren't used to an environment where excellence is expected.
Work does not kill a man, it is worry, irregularity and uncertainty that kill.
I am easily satisfied with the very best.
If you don't have time to do it right, when will you have the time to do it over?
The best of artists has no conception that the marble alone does not contain within itself.
Kill my boss? Do I dare live out the American dream?
The major reason for setting a goal is for what it makes of you to accomplish it. What it makes of you will always be the far greater value than what you get.
Tell the audience what you're going to say, say it; then tell them what you've said.
It is a cursed evil to any man to become as absorbed in any subject as I am in mine
If you treat people right they will treat you right - ninety percent of the time.
And that is the reason why this victory is great, because different players have made contributions to the win.
Dad, you've done a lot of great things, but you're a very old man, and old people are useless.
Boredom is one of the most blissful feelings.
Without a sense of urgency, desire loses its value.
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.
Listen if you want to be heard
No business which depends for existence on paying less than living wages to its workers has any right to continue in this country
Don't mistake activity with achievement.
There is but one dependable method of accumulating and legally holding riches, and that is by rendering useful service.
The way to screw up somebody's life is to give them what they want.