When you know what you want, and want it bad enough, you will find a way to get it.
If you're bored with life, if you don't get up every morning with a burning desire to do things, you don't have enough goals.
It had long since come to my attention that people of accomplishment rarely sat back and let things happen to them. They went out and happened to things.
Success comes to those who become success conscious. Failure comes to those who indifferently allow themselves to become failure conscious.
I fear not the man who has practiced 10,000 kicks once, but I fear the man who had practiced one kick 10,000 times.
No tears in the writer, no tears in the reader. No surprise in the writer, no surprise in the reader.
If I had eight hours to chop down a tree, I'd spend six hours sharpening my axe.
We don't know a millionth of one percent about anything.
I've always found the second book in a series is the hardest to write.
If you think of yourselves as helpless and ineffectual, it is certain that you will create a despotic government to be your master. The wise despot, therefore, maintains among his subjects a popular sense that they are helpless and ineffectual.
The more you are in this business, the more humbled by it you become.
There is nothing impossible to him who will try.
The successful leader must plan his work and work his plan.
Many people would no more think of entering journalism than the sewage business - which at least does us all some good.
I`d like to live as a poor man with lots of money.
Success is most often achieved by those who don't know that failure is inevitable.
If you think your teacher is tough, wait until you get a boss. He doesn't have tenure.
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 world does not pay men for that which they 'know'. It pays them for what they do, or induce others to do.
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....
I don't want to achieve immortality through my work... I want to achieve it through not dying.