If I had eight hours to chop down a tree, I'd spend six hours sharpening my axe.
He who will not economize will have to agonize.
If you aim at nothing, you will hit it every time.
Results! Why, man, I have gotten a lot of results. I know several thousand things that won't work.
Percentages are why I am rich.
Rich people have small TVs and big libraries, and poor people have small libraries and big TVs.
We are trying to prove ourselves wrong as quickly as possible, because only in that way can we find progress.
The production of too many useful things results in too many useless people.
Apple's market share is bigger than BMW's or Mercedes's or Porsche's in the automotive market. What's wrong with being BMW or Mercedes?
Don't spend time beating on a wall, hoping to transform it into a door.
Great companies are built on great products.
The man who is swimming against the stream knows the strength of it.
The more you are in this business, the more humbled by it you become.
The term 'serious actor' is kind of an oxymoron, isn't it? [Like] 'Republican party' [or] 'airplane food'.
One of the greatest discoveries a person makes, one of their great surprises, is to find they can do what they were afraid they couldn't do.
The destination of the seekerů depends on the road he takes.
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.
Pleasure in the job puts perfection in the work.
Why, look at me. I've worked my way up from nothing to a state of extreme poverty.
If I have ever made any valuable discoveries, it has been due more to patient attention, than to any other talent.
When asked, 'How do you write?' I invariably answer, 'one word at a time.'