Success is a lousy teacher. It seduces smart people into thinking they can't lose.
Rich people have small TVs and big libraries, and poor people have small libraries and big TVs.
Sell a man a fish, he eats for a day, teach a man how to fish, you ruin a wonderful business opportunity.
If you are not willing to risk the unusual, you will have to settle for the ordinary.
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?
Success is going from failure to failure without loss of enthusiasm.
The whole secret of a successful life is to find out what is one's destiny to do, and then do it.
You can't make souffle rise twice.
There is little success where there is little laughter.
If you're bored with life, if you don't get up every morning with a burning desire to do things, you don't have enough goals.
The more you are in this business, the more humbled by it you become.
You can't just ask customers what they want and then try to give that to them. By the time you get it built, they'll want something new.
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.
It had long since come to my attention that people of accomplishment rarely sat back and let things happen to them. They went out and happened to things.
From each according to his abilities, to each according to his needs.
Let others lead small lives, but not you. Let others argue over small things, but not you. Let others cry over small hurts, but not you. Let others leave their future in someone else's hands, but not you.
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.
I'm a slow walker, but I never walk back.
I've always thought anyone can make money. Making a life worth living, that's the real test.
Without a humble but reasonable confidence in your own powers you cannot be successful or happy.
One of the main weaknesses of mankind is the average man's familiarity with the word 'impossible'.