There is nothing more difficult to carry out, nor more doubtful of success, nor more dangerous to handle, that to institute a new order of things
It is a cursed evil to any man to become as absorbed in any subject as I am in mine
If you are five minutes early, you are already ten minutes late.
There is but one dependable method of accumulating and legally holding riches, and that is by rendering useful service.
Boredom is one of the most blissful feelings.
If everyone is moving forward together, then success takes care of itself.
Take time to deliberate, but when the time for action comes, stop thinking and go in.
Do one thing at a time, and while doing it put your whole soul into it to the exclusion of all else.
No one ever is defeated until defeat has been accepted as a reality.
To those whom much is given, much is expected.
Few things are impossible to diligence and skill. Great works are performed not by strength, but perseverance.
'To Start Press Any Key'. Where's the ANY key?
God sells us all things at the price of labor.
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.
Nothing is particularly hard if you divide it into small jobs
Our fatigue is often caused not by work, but by worry, frustration and resentment
Develop success from failures. Discouragement and failure are two of the surest stepping stones to success.
I don't believe people die from hard work. They die from stress and worry and fear -- the negative emotions. Those are the killers, not hard work. The fact is, in our society today, most people don't understand what hard work is all about.
I don't want to achieve immortality through my work... I want to achieve it through not dying.
No man can taste the fruits of autumn while he is delighting his scent with the flowers of spring.
Be interesting, be enthusiastic... and don't talk too much.