You can't just ask customers what they want and then try to give that to them. By the time you get it built, they'll want something new.
Most people spend more time and energy going around problems than in trying to solve them.
Anticipate the difficult by managing the easy
I readily absorb ideas from every source, frequently starting where the last person left off
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.
True progress quietly and persistently moves along without notice.
The difference between a successful person and others is not a lack of strength, not a lack of knowledge, but rather a lack in will.
You don't get paid for the hour. You get paid for the value you bring to the hour.
Success comes to those who become success conscious. Failure comes to those who indifferently allow themselves to become failure conscious.
We don't know a millionth of one percent about anything.
Success is most often achieved by those who don't know that failure is inevitable.
If you are not willing to risk the unusual, you will have to settle for the ordinary.
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.
Hell, there are no rules here - we're trying to accomplish something.
Chop your own wood and it will warm you twice
By failing to prepare, you are preparing to fail.
I don't like that man. I must get to know him better.
Apply yourself both now and in the next life. Without effort, you cannot be prosperous. Though the land be good, You cannot have an abundant crop without cultivation.
If you think your teacher is tough, wait until you get a boss. He doesn't have tenure.
Thought, backed by strong desire, has a tendency to transmute itself into its physical equivalent.
Success is not to be pursued; it is to be attracted by the person you become