The best of artists has no conception that the marble alone does not contain within itself.
I don't want to achieve immortality through my work... I want to achieve it through not dying.
No man needs sympathy because he has to work, because he has a burden to carry. Far and away the best prize that life offers is the chance to work hard at work worth doing.
No tears in the writer, no tears in the reader. No surprise in the writer, no surprise in the reader.
You cannot change your destination overnight, but you can change your direction overnight
Just because something doesn't do what you planned it to do doesn't mean it's useless.
I'm a slow walker, but I never walk back.
Our fatigue is often caused not by work, but by worry, frustration and resentment
I believe that anyone can conquer fear by doing the things he fears to do, provided he keeps doing them until he gets a record of successful experiences behind him.
It is a cursed evil to any man to become as absorbed in any subject as I am in mine
I'm a greater believer in luck, and I find the harder I work the more I have of it
There is nothing more difficult to carry out, nor more doubtful of success, nor more dangerous to handle, that to institute a new order of things
When you know what you want, and want it bad enough, you will find a way to get it.
Success is liking yourself, liking what you do, and liking how you do it.
Old Professors never die, they just lose their faculties.
Take time to deliberate, but when the time for action comes, stop thinking and go in.
Effective communication is 20% what you know and 80% how you feel about what you know.
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?
If you try to be anyone but yourself, you will fail; if you are not true to your own heart, you will fail. Then again, there's no success like failure
Success is going from failure to failure without loss of enthusiasm.
If you aim at nothing, you will hit it every time.