The production of too many useful things results in too many useless people.
Success is having a flair for the thing that you are doing, knowing that is not enough, that you have got to have hard work and a sense of purpose.
Don't be afraid to give your best to what seemingly are small jobs. Every time you conquer one it makes you that much stronger. If you do the little jobs well, the big ones will tend to take care of themselves.
Without work, all life goes rotten, but when work is soulless, life stifles and dies.
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.
It is your decisions, and not your conditions, that determine your destiny.
Take time to deliberate, but when the time for action comes, stop thinking and go in.
The secret of success is constancy to purpose.
No tears in the writer, no tears in the reader. No surprise in the writer, no surprise in the reader.
You've got to be very careful if you don't know where you're going, because you might not get there.
The major reason for setting a goal is for what it makes of you to accomplish it. What it makes of you will always be the far greater value than what you get.
Choose a job you love and you will never have to work a day of your life.
A good idea is never lost. Even though its originator or possessor may die without publicizing it, it will someday be reborn in the mind of another....
A creative man is motivated by the desire to achieve, not by the desire to beat others.
Action is the foundational key to all success.
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.
Only put off until tomorrow what you are willing to die having left undone
He who will not economize will have to agonize.
To invent, you need a good imagination and a pile of junk.
You can observe a lot just by watching.
A lot of companies have chosen to downsize, and maybe that was the right thing for them. We chose a different path. Our belief was that if we kept putting great products in front of customers, they would continue to open their wallets.