If you wish success in life, make perseverance your bosom friend, experience your wise counselor, caution your elder brother and hope your guardian genius.
Success is not the key to happiness. Happiness is the key to success. If you love what you are doing, you will be successful.
Fake it until you make it.
Success is the doing, not the getting; in the trying, not the triumph. Success is a personal standard, reaching for the highest that is in us, becoming all that we can be. If we do our best, we are a success.
Discipline is the bridge between goals and accomplishment.
I am easily satisfied with the very best.
I hope that I may always desire more than I can accomplish.
If I have ever made any valuable discoveries, it has been due more to patient attention, than to any other talent.
It had long since come to my attention that people of accomplishment rarely sat back and let things happen to them. They went out and happened to things.
Be a yardstick of quality. Some people aren't used to an environment where excellence is expected.
I've always found the second book in a series is the hardest to write.
There is but one dependable method of accumulating and legally holding riches, and that is by rendering useful service.
A company is only as good as the people it keeps.
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
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?
You must take personal responsibility. You cannot change the circumstances, the seasons, or the wind, but you can change yourself. That is something you have charge of.
Most people spend more time and energy going around problems than in trying to solve them.
The difference between a successful person and others is not a lack of strength, not a lack of knowledge, but rather a lack in will.
The man who is swimming against the stream knows the strength of it.
Innovation distinguishes between a leader and a follower.
He who will not economize will have to agonize.