If your business is only to sweep a crossing, remember it is your duty to make that crossing the best swept of the world.
By failing to prepare, you are preparing to fail.
It is hard to fail, but it is worse never to have tried to succeed.
If I had eight hours to chop down a tree, I'd spend six hours sharpening my axe.
Success is a lousy teacher. It seduces smart people into thinking they can't lose.
I've always thought anyone can make money. Making a life worth living, that's the real test.
A man paints with his brains and not with his hands.
Many are stubborn in pursuit of the path they have chosen, few in pursuit of the goal.
If you are not willing to risk the unusual, you will have to settle for the ordinary.
Most people spend more time and energy going around problems than in trying to solve them.
Whosoever desires constant success must change his conduct with the times.
You can't just ask customers what they want and then try to give that to them. By the time you get it built, they'll want something new.
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.
The superior man understands what is right; the inferior man understands what will sell.
The leader of genius must have the ability to make different opponents appear as if they belonged to one category.
If it's me against 48, I feel sorry for the 48.
Every individual has his own style, his own way of presenting himself on and off the field.
Be interesting, be enthusiastic... and don't talk too much.
Thinking is the hardest work there is, which is probably the reason so few engage in it.
Find out what you really love to do, and then find a way to make a good living doing it.