It's a terrible thing to look over your shoulder when you are trying to lead - and find no one there
I never pick up an item without thinking of how I might improve it.
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.
Choose a job you love and you will never have to work a day of your life.
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.
To know what people really think, pay regard to what they do, rather than what they say.
If you are five minutes early, you are already ten minutes late.
I have far more respect for the person with a single idea who gets there than for the person with a thousand ideas who does nothing
I hope that I may always desire more than I can accomplish.
When things go wrong don't go with them
The major reason for setting a goal is for what it makes of you to accomplish it. What it makes of you will always be the far greater value than what you get.
Of all the things I've done, the most vital is coordinating those who work with me and aiming their efforts at a certain goal
The finest task for an Engineer – to survey, to plan, to suggest resources and material, assemble them for task in hand, implement and produce results.
Speak softly and carry a big stick; you will go far.
It is hard to fail, but it is worse never to have tried to succeed.
I've always thought anyone can make money. Making a life worth living, that's the real test.
Every action has its pleasures and its price.
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!
We don't know a millionth of one percent about anything.
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.
Do one thing at a time, and while doing it put your whole soul into it to the exclusion of all else.