You don't get paid for the hour. You get paid for the value you bring to the hour.
Never make excuses. Your friends don't need them and your foes won't believe them.
We are trying to prove ourselves wrong as quickly as possible, because only in that way can we find progress.
To copy others is necessary, but to copy oneself is pathetic
Lisa, if you don't like your job you don't strike. You just go in every day and do it really half-assed. That's the American way.
Because ideas have to be original only with regard to their adaptation to the problem at hand, I am always extremely interested in how others have used them...
If I had eight hours to chop down a tree, I'd spend six hours sharpening my axe.
Percentages are why I am rich.
For it is commonly said: accomplished labours are pleasant.
The successful leader must plan his work and work his plan.
Whether it's Google or Apple or free software, we've got some fantastic competitors and it keeps us on our toes.
Practice does not make perfect. Perfect practice makes perfect.
I believe that anyone can conquer fear by doing the things he fears to do, provided he keeps doing them until he gets a record of successful experiences behind him.
Make them laugh, make them cry, and back to laughter. What do people go to the theatre for? An emotional exercise. I am a servant of the people. I have never forgotten that.
It is amazing how much can be accomplished if no one cares who gets the credit.
Always bear in mind that your own resolution to succeed is more important than any other.
Don't wait to be successful at some future point. Have a successful relationship with the present moment and be fully present in whatever you are doing. That is success.
Fake it until you make it.
To be clever enough to get all that money, one must be stupid enough to want it.
You cannot change your destination overnight, but you can change your direction overnight
No man can taste the fruits of autumn while he is delighting his scent with the flowers of spring.