If you go to work on your goals, your goals will go to work on you. If you go to work on your plan, your plan will go to work on you. Whatever good things we build end up building us.
The successful leader must be willing to assume responsibility for the mistakes and the shortcomings of his followers.
Either you run the day or the day runs you.
Obstacles are those frightful things you see when you take your eyes off your goals.
Work does not kill a man, it is worry, irregularity and uncertainty that kill.
I hope that I may always desire more than I can accomplish.
If you aspire to the highest place, it is no disgrace to stop at the second, or even the third, place.
We don't know a millionth of one percent about anything.
Get around people who have something of value to share with you. Their impact will continue to have a significant effect on your life long they have departed.
Personally, I enjoy working about 18 hours a day. Besides the short catnaps I take each day, I average about four to five hours of sleep per night.
Success is liking yourself, liking what you do, and liking how you do it.
I don't want to achieve immortality through my work... I want to achieve it through not dying.
Because ideas have to be original only with regard to their adaptation to the problem at hand, I am always extremely interested in how others have used them...
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?
The best of artists has no conception that the marble alone does not contain within itself.
Success is steady progress toward one's personal goals
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.
The only 'break' anyone can afford to rely upon is a self-made 'break'.
You must take personal responsibility. You cannot change the circumstances, the seasons, or the wind, but you can change yourself. That is something you have charge of.
If you don't have time to do it right, when will you have the time to do it over?
Success is going from failure to failure without loss of enthusiasm.