One of the greatest discoveries a person makes, one of their great surprises, is to find they can do what they were afraid they couldn't do.
Develop success from failures. Discouragement and failure are two of the surest stepping stones to success.
Just because something doesn't do what you planned it to do doesn't mean it's useless.
Don't ever promise more than you can deliver, but always deliver more than you promise.
I will prepare and some day my chance will come.
This is the real secret of life - to be completely engaged with what you are doing in the here and now. And instead of calling it work, realize it is play.
It's a terrible thing to look over your shoulder when you are trying to lead - and find no one there
If we all did the things we are really capable of doing, we would literally astound ourselves
Change yourself and your work will seem different.
I readily absorb ideas from every source, frequently starting where the last person left off
Talent is cheaper than table salt. What separates the talented individual from the successful one is a lot of hard work.
The only 'break' anyone can afford to rely upon is a self-made 'break'.
If youre in the luckiest one per cent of humanity, you owe it to the rest of humanity to think about the other 99 per cent.
Don't be afraid to give your best to what seemingly are small jobs. Every time you conquer one it makes you that much stronger. If you do the little jobs well, the big ones will tend to take care of themselves.
It is no use saying 'we are doing our best.' You have got to succeed in doing what is necessary.
Success is having a flair for the thing that you are doing, knowing that is not enough, that you have got to have hard work and a sense of purpose.
Those who vote decide nothing. Those who count the vote decide everything.
All achievement, all earned riches, have their beginning in an idea.
Hell, there are no rules here - we're trying to accomplish something.
To copy others is necessary, but to copy oneself is pathetic
A lot of companies have chosen to downsize, and maybe that was the right thing for them. We chose a different path. Our belief was that if we kept putting great products in front of customers, they would continue to open their wallets.