Great companies are built on great products.
If A is success in life, then A equals x plus y plus z. Work is x; y is play; and z is keeping your mouth shut.
It is no use saying 'we are doing our best.' You have got to succeed in doing what is necessary.
Without a humble but reasonable confidence in your own powers you cannot be successful or happy.
If you aspire to the highest place, it is no disgrace to stop at the second, or even the third, place.
The majority of people who fail to accumulate money sufficient for their needs are, generally, easily influenced by the opinion of others.
A great secret of success is to go through life as a man who never gets used up.
Many people would no more think of entering journalism than the sewage business - which at least does us all some good.
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.
Kill my boss? Do I dare live out the American dream?
Hell, there are no rules here - we're trying to accomplish something.
To solve any problem, here are three questions to ask yourself: First, what could I do? Second, what could I read? And third, who could I ask?
A man paints with his brains and not with his hands.
It is a cursed evil to any man to become as absorbed in any subject as I am in mine
Thinking is the hardest work there is, which is probably the reason so few engage in it.
No tears in the writer, no tears in the reader. No surprise in the writer, no surprise in the reader.
There is but one dependable method of accumulating and legally holding riches, and that is by rendering useful service.
Find out what you really love to do, and then find a way to make a good living doing it.
Without work, all life goes rotten, but when work is soulless, life stifles and dies.
Work does not kill a man, it is worry, irregularity and uncertainty that kill.
Good things happen to those who hustle.