Nothing is particularly hard if you divide it into small jobs
A man paints with his brains and not with his hands.
I'm not the smartest fellow in the world, but I can sure pick smart colleagues.
I do not like to repeat successes, I like to go on to other things.
A lot of companies have chosen to downsize, and maybe that was the right thing for them. We chose a different path. Our belief was that if we kept putting great products in front of customers, they would continue to open their wallets.
No one ever is defeated until defeat has been accepted as a reality.
You may have to fight a battle more than once to win it.
Real success can only come if there is a change in our societies and in our economics and in our politics.
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.
Action is the foundational key to all success.
Old Professors never die, they just lose their faculties.
If you're bored with life, if you don't get up every morning with a burning desire to do things, you don't have enough goals.
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.
Success comes to those who become success conscious. Failure comes to those who indifferently allow themselves to become failure conscious.
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.
One of the main weaknesses of mankind is the average man's familiarity with the word 'impossible'.
If you are five minutes early, you are already ten minutes late.
The world does not pay men for that which they 'know'. It pays them for what they do, or induce others to do.
A creative man is motivated by the desire to achieve, not by the desire to beat others.
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.
Why, look at me. I've worked my way up from nothing to a state of extreme poverty.