A man paints with his brains and not with his hands.
If you aspire to the highest place, it is no disgrace to stop at the second, or even the third, place.
You've got to be very careful if you don't know where you're going, because you might not get there.
Kill my boss? Do I dare live out the American dream?
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 ever promise more than you can deliver, but always deliver more than you promise.
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.
You gain strength, courage and confidence by every experience in which you really stop to look fear in the face.... You must do the thing you think you cannot do.
If you think your teacher is tough, wait until you get a boss. He doesn't have tenure.
We struggle with the complexities and avoid the simplicities.
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?
The whole secret of a successful life is to find out what is one's destiny to do, and then do it.
Earning happiness means doing good and working, not speculating and being lazy. Laziness may look inviting, but only work gives you true satisfaction.
Apply yourself both now and in the next life. Without effort, you cannot be prosperous. Though the land be good, You cannot have an abundant crop without cultivation.
The best way to destroy an enemy is to make him a friend.
If you think of yourselves as helpless and ineffectual, it is certain that you will create a despotic government to be your master. The wise despot, therefore, maintains among his subjects a popular sense that they are helpless and ineffectual.
It has been my observation that most people get ahead during the time that others waste
Effective communication is 20% what you know and 80% how you feel about what you know.
As you start to walk out on the way, the way appears.
If you try to be anyone but yourself, you will fail; if you are not true to your own heart, you will fail. Then again, there's no success like failure
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.