When you play, play hard; when you work, don't play at all.
At least with me, the match starts much, much earlier than the actual match.
From each according to his abilities, to each according to his needs.
Lisa, if you don't like your job you don't strike. You just go in every day and do it really half-assed. That's the American way.
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...
I am easily satisfied with the very best.
Always bear in mind that your own resolution to succeed is more important than any other.
Success is going from failure to failure without loss of enthusiasm.
Only you can control your future.
If you go to work on your goals, your goals will go to work on you. If you go to work on your plan, your plan will go to work on you. Whatever good things we build end up building us.
Don't mistake activity with achievement.
If you think your teacher is tough, wait until you get a boss. He doesn't have tenure.
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.
Pleasure in the job puts perfection in the work.
Our greatest glory is not in never failing, but in rising up every time we fail.
Our fatigue is often caused not by work, but by worry, frustration and resentment
You can only become truly accomplished at something you love. Dont make money your goal. Instead pursue the things you love doing and then do them so well that people cant take their eyes off of you.
Only put off until tomorrow what you are willing to die having left undone
A good objective of leadership is to help those who are doing poorly to do well and to help those who are doing well to do even better.
Apple's market share is bigger than BMW's or Mercedes's or Porsche's in the automotive market. What's wrong with being BMW or Mercedes?
It is hard to fail, but it is worse never to have tried to succeed.