If you are the master be sometimes blind, if you are the servant be sometimes deaf.
Discipline is the bridge between goals and accomplishment.
If you think of yourselves as helpless and ineffectual, it is certain that you will create a despotic government to be your master. The wise despot, therefore, maintains among his subjects a popular sense that they are helpless and ineffectual.
The finest task for an Engineer – to survey, to plan, to suggest resources and material, assemble them for task in hand, implement and produce results.
You reach a point where you don't work for money.
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.
Only you can control your future.
Results! Why, man, I have gotten a lot of results. I know several thousand things that won't work.
Your most unhappy customers are your greatest source of learning.
Kill my boss? Do I dare live out the American dream?
I'm a greater believer in luck, and I find the harder I work the more I have of it
It has been my observation that most people get ahead during the time that others waste
Inspiration exists, but it has to find you working.
The way to screw up somebody's life is to give them what they want.
To those whom much is given, much is expected.
No tears in the writer, no tears in the reader. No surprise in the writer, no surprise in the reader.
Riches do not respond to wishes. They respond only to definite plans, backed by definite desires, through constant persistence.
Formulate and stamp indelibly on your mind a mental picture of yourself as succeeding. Hold this picture tenaciously and never permit it to fade. Your mind will seek to develop this picture!
Anticipate the difficult by managing the easy
I'm not the smartest fellow in the world, but I can sure pick smart colleagues.
The leader of genius must have the ability to make different opponents appear as if they belonged to one category.