Talent is cheaper than table salt. What separates the talented individual from the successful one is a lot of hard work.
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!
It is easier for a tutor to command than to teach.
To those whom much is given, much is expected.
Whether it's Google or Apple or free software, we've got some fantastic competitors and it keeps us on our toes.
Once you start a working on something, don't be afraid of failure and don't abandon it. People who work sincerely are the happiest.
Thinking is the hardest work there is, which is probably the reason so few engage in it.
I'm a greater believer in luck, and I find the harder I work the more I have of it
By failing to prepare, you are preparing to fail.
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...
Real success can only come if there is a change in our societies and in our economics and in our politics.
There are many ways of going forward, but only one way of standing still.
Success is going from failure to failure without loss of enthusiasm.
When you know what you want, and want it bad enough, you will find a way to get it.
Success is the doing, not the getting; in the trying, not the triumph. Success is a personal standard, reaching for the highest that is in us, becoming all that we can be. If we do our best, we are a success.
A great secret of success is to go through life as a man who never gets used up.
Old Professors never die, they just lose their faculties.
Inspiration exists, but it has to find you working.
Rich people have small TVs and big libraries, and poor people have small libraries and big TVs.
I do know that when I am 60, I should be attempting to achieve different personal goals than those which had priority at age 20.
There is but one dependable method of accumulating and legally holding riches, and that is by rendering useful service.