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.
I don't want to achieve immortality through my work... I want to achieve it through not dying.
Boredom is one of the most blissful feelings.
We struggle with the complexities and avoid the simplicities.
No one ever is defeated until defeat has been accepted as a reality.
Effective communication is 20% what you know and 80% how you feel about what you know.
Nothing will work unless you do.
Dictionary is the only place that success comes before work. Hard work is the price we must pay for success. I think you can accomplish anything if you're willing to pay the price.
Without a sense of urgency, desire loses its value.
Success means we go to sleep at night knowing that our talents and ablities were used in a way that served others.
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.
Every action has its pleasures and its price.
It is hard to fail, but it is worse never to have tried to succeed.
Every individual has his own style, his own way of presenting himself on and off the field.
When you know what you want, and want it bad enough, you will find a way to get it.
The destination of the seekerů depends on the road he takes.
The more you are in this business, the more humbled by it you become.
Whether it's Google or Apple or free software, we've got some fantastic competitors and it keeps us on our toes.
Rich people have small TVs and big libraries, and poor people have small libraries and big TVs.
Change yourself and your work will seem different.
When asked, 'How do you write?' I invariably answer, 'one word at a time.'