Innovation distinguishes between a leader and a follower.
The leader of genius must have the ability to make different opponents appear as if they belonged to one category.
Pleasure in the job puts perfection in the work.
Whether it's Google or Apple or free software, we've got some fantastic competitors and it keeps us on our toes.
Riches do not respond to wishes. They respond only to definite plans, backed by definite desires, through constant persistence.
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.
No man needs sympathy because he has to work, because he has a burden to carry. Far and away the best prize that life offers is the chance to work hard at work worth doing.
Leadership and learning are indispensable to each other.
Our greatest glory is not in never failing, but in rising up every time we fail.
Kill my boss? Do I dare live out the American dream?
If you treat people right they will treat you right - ninety percent of the time.
Effective communication is 20% what you know and 80% how you feel about what you know.
Earning happiness means doing good and working, not speculating and being lazy. Laziness may look inviting, but only work gives you true satisfaction.
He who thinks little errs much
It is a cursed evil to any man to become as absorbed in any subject as I am in mine
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
It is better to serve like steel than rust and wither away like iron.
Once you start a working on something, don't be afraid of failure and don't abandon it. People who work sincerely are the happiest.
Because ideas have to be original only with regard to their adaptation to the problem at hand, I am always extremely interested in how others have used them...
Talent is cheaper than table salt. What separates the talented individual from the successful one is a lot of hard work.
Work does not kill a man, it is worry, irregularity and uncertainty that kill.