I am thankful to all those who said NO to me. It's because of them I did it myself.
All achievement, all earned riches, have their beginning in an idea.
If you aspire to the highest place, it is no disgrace to stop at the second, or even the third, place.
The role of the artist is to ask questions, not answer them.
The superior man understands what is right; the inferior man understands what will sell.
Don't mistake activity with achievement.
Chop your own wood and it will warm you twice
If you are the master be sometimes blind, if you are the servant be sometimes deaf.
No tears in the writer, no tears in the reader. No surprise in the writer, no surprise in the reader.
Hell, there are no rules here - we're trying to accomplish something.
Anticipate the difficult by managing the easy
The successful leader must plan his work and work his plan.
It is no use saying 'we are doing our best.' You have got to succeed in doing what is necessary.
You don't have to be great to start, but you have to start to be great
If you don't have time to do it right, when will you have the time to do it over?
Earning happiness means doing good and working, not speculating and being lazy. Laziness may look inviting, but only work gives you true satisfaction.
Get around people who have something of value to share with you. Their impact will continue to have a significant effect on your life long they have departed.
As you start to walk out on the way, the way appears.
Talent is cheaper than table salt. What separates the talented individual from the successful one is a lot of hard work.
I've always found the second book in a series is the hardest to write.
Advertising is legalized lying.